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Iowa Summer Writing Festival
       
Website www.uiowa.edu/~iswfest
Year Established 1987
Program Description Individual conferences, workshops, writing time, readings, lectures, discussions.
Number of Programs/Year 6 weeks; 4 weekends
Program Length Weeklong & weekend workshops
Group Size or S:T Ratio 12/workshop
Program Focus Autobiography/Memoir, Children's, Fiction, Humor, Nature, Non-fiction, Playwriting, Poetry, Science Fiction/Fantasy, Screenwriting, Travel, Young Adult
Faculty 75 faculty members, including Marilyn Abildskov, Mary Allen, Amber Dermont, Hope Edelman, Richard Jackson, Sabrina Orah Mark, Mark Jude Poirier, Elizabeth Robinson, Reginald McKnight, Robert Anthony Siegel, Anthony Varallo, and Bart Yates.
Costs $560 for weeklong workshops includes special events, Sunday dinner, Thursday banquet. $280 for weekend workshops includes Saturday breakfast. $65-$104/night single hotel room.
U.S. Locations Iowa City, Iowa
Months June, July
Sponsor's Calendar Link www.continuetolearn.uiowa.edu/iswfest/
Sponsor's Facebook Page www.facebook.com/pages/Iowa-Summer-Writing-Festival/113414728730436
Contact Amy Margolis
Director
Iowa Summer Writing Festival
215C Seashore Hall, The University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States
Phone: 319-335-4160
Fax: 319-335-4743
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