“A La Carte” AWW Offerings—

A LA CARTE REGISTRATION DEADLINE FOR ALL OFFERINGS IS JULY 8, 2014!

Our 2014 Summer Program A La Carte Offerings (all held at Antioch University Midwest, 900 Dayton Street, Yellow Springs, Ohio) are:

► Saturday Seminar with Sunday Morning Creative Writing Craft Class with Andre Dubus III (July 12-13, 2014)

► Sunday Morning Creative Writing Craft Class with Andre Dubus III ONLY (July 13, 2014)

► Morning Classes Only (includes Sunday Morning Creative Writing Craft Class) (July 12-18, 2014)

► Afternoon "Getting Started" Seminar Only (includes Sunday Morning Creative Writing Craft Class) (July 12-18, 2014)

REGISTRATION

1. Follow these handy links:
For Saturday Seminar: http://tinyurl.com/Saturday-Seminar-Summer-2014
For Sunday Morning Creative Writing Craft Class: http://tinyurl.com/Sunday-Craft-Class-Summer-2014
For Morning Classes Only: http://tinyurl.com/Morning-Only-Summer-2014
For Afternoon "Getting Started" (No Manuscript Required) Only: http://tinyurl.com/Afternoon-Only-Summer-2014

2. OR--email the director at sshort@antiochwritersworkshop.com or info@antiochwritersworkshop.com to request a printed registration form.


Saturday Seminar and Sunday Morning Creative Writing Craft Class with Andre Dubus III (July 12-13, 2014)

Whether you want a one-day writing seminar in craft, nuts and bolts, and inspiration—or you want to kick-start your full week experience—this Saturday Seminar is for you, whether you're writing poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, several (or all!) of those genres, or just haven't quite started yet but need some help! PLEASE SEE OUR FACULTY PAGE FOR FACULTY BIOS.

Specific programming:

Saturday, July 12, 2014

--8:15-8:45: check in and continental breakfast (bagels, muffins, juice, coffee, tea, yogurt) provided.
--8:45--Brief overview of the day, and meet the Saturday Seminar Faculty
--9:00-11:30: From Spark to Finish: How-To’s on the Path to Publication: Overcoming your fears, finding inspiration, and staying motivated--Led by Gayle Brandeis (see her bio on the Faculty page.)
--11:30-12:30: Lunch (provided)
--12:30-1:45: Breakout sessions on various topics of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction.
--2:00-3:15: Breakout sessions on various topics of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction.
--3:30-4:30: Closing Panel: What now? Setting Goals and Next Steps for your writing journey! (Led by ALL Saturday Seminar faculty.)
--4:30-6:00 Dinner break (On your own); registration for those attending the Morning Only, Afternoon Only,
or Full Week Programs for the rest of the week.
--6:00: Dessert reception
--7:00: Keynote with Andre Dubus III

Sunday, July 13, 2014

--8:30-9:00--continental breakfast
--9:00-11:00--Creative Writing Craft Class with Andre Dubus III


COST FOR SATURDAY SEMINAR

is $150.00; Registration deadline is July 8. $50 of this is a nonrefundable registration feel; the portion which is $100 tuition may be refunded in part or full depending upon timing and circumstances.

REGISTRATION FOR SATURDAY SEMINAR


1. Follow this handy link: Saturday Seminar: http://tinyurl.com/Saturday-Seminar-Summer-2014

2. OR--email the director at sshort@antiochwritersworkshop.com or info@antiochwritersworkshop.com to request a printed registration form.

You also can attend the Saturday Seminar:

► In combination with a Full Week experience as a reduced cost add-on ($75). Register via Full Week link http://tinyurl.com/Summer-Full-Week-2014

► In combination with a Morning Only Classes A La Carte as a reduced cost add-on ($75). Register via Morning Only link http://tinyurl.com/Morning-Only-Summer-2014

► In combination with the Afternoon Only "Getting Started" Seminar as a reduced cost add-on ($75). Register via Afternoon only link: http://tinyurl.com/Afternoon-Only-Summer-2014


Sunday Morning Creative Writing Craft Class with Andre Dubus III ONLY (July 13, 2014)

Looking for some inspiration and craft tips from a masterful, award-winning storyteller? But... don't have a lot of time in your schedule? Then this brief (Sat. evening-Sunday morning) program, which includes his keynote and craft class, is right for you. (Please DO note that Andre Dubus III's creative writing craft class is INCLUDED in the Full Week Experience and all A La Carte options; however, we also offer this option.

Specific programming:

Saturday, July 12, 2014

--6:00: Dessert reception
--7:00: Keynote with Andre Dubus III

Sunday, July 13, 2014

--8:30-9:00--continental breakfast
--9:00-11:00--Creative Writing Craft Class with Andre Dubus III


COST FOR SUNDAY CRAFT CLASS

is $80.00; Registration deadline is July 8. $40 of this is a nonrefundable registration feel; the balance may be refunded in part or full depending upon timing and circumstances.

REGISTRATION FOR SUNDAY CRAFT CLASS


1. Follow this handy link: http://tinyurl.com/Sunday-Craft-Class-Summer-2014

2. OR--email the director at sshort@antiochwritersworkshop.com or info@antiochwritersworkshop.com to request a printed registration form.


Morning Only Classes, July 12-18, 2014

Looking for lecture/classroom instruction on writing craft and the business of writing but cant commit to the Full Week experience? This is the option for you! PLEASE SEE OUR FACULTY PAGE FOR FACULTY BIOS.

Specific programming:

Saturday, July 12, 2014

--4:30-6:00 Check in for those attending the Morning Only, Afternoon Only, or Full Week Programs for the rest of the week.
--6:00: Dessert reception
--7:00: Keynote with Andre Dubus III

Sunday, July 13, 2014

--8:30-9:00--continental breakfast
--9:00-11:00--Creative Writing Craft Class with Andre Dubus III

Monday, July 14 - Friday, July 18, 2014. Morning classes. These lectures include the opportunity to ask writing questions of the faculty member. The instructors may incorporate in-class writing or optional homework.

8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast (coffee, tea, fruit juices, breakfast pastries)

8:30 a.m. Fiction (led by Tara Ison)-- An examination of the elements of fiction (e.g., plot, character, and point of view) with discussion of how these elements work in successful writing.

9:30 a.m. Professional Skills for Writers—a different topic each day, from agent talks, to first book talks, to editor panels!

10:30 a.m. Poetry (led by Marley Youmans) -- An examination of the elements of poetry (e.g., form, meter, and sound) with discussion of examples of successful poems.

11:30 a.m. Creative Nonfiction (led by instructor-to-be-determined.) An examination of the elements of nonfiction (e.g., structure, research, and accuracy) with discussion of how these elements work in successful writing.

COSTS FOR MORNING ONLY CLASSES:


--Registration fee of $125.00: this nonrefundable registration fee is required for your registration to be held for you and is DUE AT TIME OF REGISTRATION.
--Tuition fee (this is IN ADDITION to the above registration fee) is $250.00. It is not due until July 8. All or some of this fee may be refundable depending upon timing/circumstances; see registration form for details.

REGISTRATION FOR MORNING ONLY CLASSES


1. Follow this handy link: http://tinyurl.com/Morning-Only-Summer-2014

2. OR--email the director at sshort@antiochwritersworkshop.com or info@antiochwritersworkshop.com to request a printed registration form.

Afternoon Only "Getting Started in Fiction or Creative Nonfiction--No Manuscript Required" (July 12-18, 2014)

If you want hands-on instruction in a small seminar setting, but don't have a manuscript ready, and can't commit to the Full Experience option, then this is the option for you. Gayle Brandeis (Please see Faculty Page for bio) will lead the participants in creative writing exercises and techniques to help them start their own work of fiction or creative nonfiction.

Specific programming:

Saturday, July 12, 2014

--4:30-6:00 Check in for those attending the Morning Only, Afternoon Only, or Full Week Programs for the rest of the week.
--6:00: Dessert reception
--7:00: Keynote with Andre Dubus III

Sunday, July 13, 2014

--8:30-9:00--continental breakfast
--9:00-11:00--Creative Writing Craft Class with Andre Dubus III
--11:10-2:00--ice-breakers, box lunch, networking opportunities.
--2:30-5:00--Getting Started in Fiction or Creative Nonfiction

Monday, July 14-Friday, July 18, 2014

--2:30-5:00--Getting Started in Fiction or Creative Nonfiction

COSTS FOR AFTERNOON ONLY "GETTING STARTED" SEMINAR:


--Registration fee of $125.00: this nonrefundable registration fee is required for your registration to be held for you and is DUE AT TIME OF REGISTRATION.
--Tuition fee (this is IN ADDITION to the above registration fee) is $250.00. It is not due until July 8. All or some of this fee may be refundable depending upon timing/circumstances; see registration form for details.

REGISTRATION FOR AFTERNOON ONLY "GETTING STARTED" SEMINAR


2. Follow this handy link: http://tinyurl.com/Afternoon-Only-Summer-2014

2. OR--email the director at sshort@antiochwritersworkshop.com or info@antiochwritersworkshop.com to request a printed registration form.

ALL attendees are welcomed and encouraged to attend evening faculty readings, at Antioch University Midwest, Sunday July 13-Tuesday July 15, as well as open mic night (at The Emporium in Yellow Springs) on Wednesday July 16 and participant reading Thursday, July 17. All of the evening events start at 7:00 p.m.