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    Water~Stone Review Summer Writing Workshop
    July 23–28, 2017

    Experience the power of concentrated immersion in your craft. 

    Write. Restore. Engage. Experience all of this and more at our intensive residential retreat set on the campus of St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota. At the Water~Stone Review Summer Writing Workshop, you will experience a deep immersion in the process and craft of writing with nationally known authors in fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction. Students choose to commute to class each day or can stay on St. Olaf's picturesque campus. Those who stay on campus can use the free time to write, read, hike, or socialize.

    2017 Visiting Faculty:

    Creative nonfiction with Margaret Lazarus Dean
    Fiction with Chris Abani
    Poetry with Jamaal May
    Erasure text creation with Lawrence Sutin  


    Dates: Sunday, July 23 - Friday, July 28, 2017
    Where: St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN

    Registration will open for current and new MFA students at noon on February 27, 2017, and for alumni and community members on March 13.