Each day features two workshop periods, free time for writing, & night activities lead by student coordinators.
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Fiction, Poetry, Screenwriting
Gerald Shapiro (fiction), author of Bad Jews. Alicia Ostriker (poetry) has written volumes of poetry on Jewish & Biblical themes. Sam Ball (film) recently directed the documentary The Pleasures of Urban Decay.
$100, includes lodging & meals. Scholarships & travel stipends available.
Education Assistant National Yiddish Book Center
Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Bldg, 1021 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
Phone: 413-256-4900 x133