Martha's Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing

Posted 5.16.11

Martha's Vineyard, MA
Event Date: 
July 19, 2015
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
Financial Aid Application Deadline: 
May 10, 2015

The 2015 Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing Summer Seminar will be held from July 19 to July 24 on the island of Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts. The conference offers daily workshops in poetry and fiction, one-on-one manuscript consultations, panel discussions, and readings. The faculty includes poets Emily Skaja and Marcus Wicker, and fiction writers Michael Martone, Phong Nguyen, and Alexander Weinstein. Tuition is $975, which includes a celebratory dinner with the faculty. Other meals and lodging are not included. To apply for a scholarship, submit 10 pages of poetry or prose and a letter of interest with a $25 application fee by May 10. Registration is first come, first served. For a manuscript consultation, submit five poems of up to 12 pages or up to 20 pages of prose by June 15. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing, 7 East Pasture Road, Aquinnah, MA 02535. (954) 242-2903. Alexander Weinstein, Director.