Kenyon Review Writers Workshop

Posted 2.9.10

Gambier, OH
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The Kenyon Review offered workshops in poetry, fiction, and nonfiction from June 13 to June 20 and in the art of text from June 27 to July 3 at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio. The program offered workshops and readings. The faculty included poets David Baker, Carl Phillips, and Mary Szybist; fiction writers Lee K. Abbott, Caitlin Horrocks, and Nancy Zafris; creative nonfiction writers Rebecca McClanahan, Dinty W. Moore, and Roger Rosenblatt; and text artists Gretchen E. Henderson and Ellen Sheffield. Tuition, which included lodging and some meals, was $2,195 for a poetry, fiction, or nonfiction workshop, and $1,595 for the art of text workshop. Returning participants received a $250 discount. Writers submitted three to four poems, a short story, or an essay of any length (up to 5 pages for applications for the art of text workshop) and a résumé. There was no application fee. Admissions were made on a rolling basis. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Kenyon Review Writers Workshop, Finn House, 102 West Wiggin Street, Gambier, OH 43022. (740) 427-5207. Anna Duke Reach, Programs Director.