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Ocean State Summer Writing Conference
       
Website www.uri.edu/summerwriting
Year Established 2007
Program Description Workshops in fiction, nonfiction, poetry; master classes and craft sessions including dialogue, setting, POV, shaping scene, revision, publishing; individual consultation and manuscript evaluation.
Number of Programs/Year 1
Program Length 3 days
Group Size or S:T Ratio Workshops 12:1
Program Focus Journalism, Marketing, Non-fiction, Autobiography/Memoir, Fiction, Poetry
Faculty 2011: Keynotes: Jennifer Egan, Robert Stone, Tomaz Salumun. Workshops: Matthew Derby, Jody Lisberger, Nalini Jones, Richard Hoffman, Kathleen Aguero, Darcie Dennigan. Master Classes: Karen Lee Boren, Mary Cappello, Crystal Wilkinson.
Costs Workshops $200; master/craft classes $150. Combination discount available.
U.S. Locations Kingston, Rhode Island
Months June
Sponsor's Calendar Link www.uri.edu/summerwriting/schedule.html
Contact Max Winter
Conference Coordinator
URI Ocean State Summer Writing Conference
60 Upper College Road
Kingston, RI 02881
United States
Phone: 401-569-9801
Fax: 401-874-2580
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