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Amherst Writers & Artists (AWA) Trainings
       
Website www.amherstwriters.com
Year Established 1985
Program Description The AWA Training Program teaches individuals to become strong, effective writing workshop leaders using the AWA method, outlined by Pat Schneider in her book, Writing Alone and With Others.
Number of Programs/Year 4
Program Length 5 days
Group Size or S:T Ratio 12:3
Program Focus Publishing, Fiction, Children's, Poetry, Non-fiction, Autobiography/Memoir, Marketing
Faculty Maureen Buchanan Jones, Kate Hymes, Karen Buchinsky, Kathleen Olesky, Sue Reynolds, Jan Haag, Mary Tuchscherer & Bisi Ideraabdullah.
Costs Residential Initial Leadership Trainings: $2,000 includes lodging, meals & one year membership in affiliate program. Non-Residential Initial Leadership Trainings are $1,600 (without accommodations). Post-Certificate Training, when offered, is $900.
U.S. Locations Malibu, California
Chicago, Illinois
Ossining, New York
Mebane, North Carolina
Global Locations Scarborough, ON, Canada
Months April, May, June, September, October, November
Sponsor's Calendar Link www.amherstwriters.com/training
Sponsor's Facebook Page www.facebook.com/amherstwritersandartists
Contact Katie Frank
Associate Director
Amherst Writers & Artists
PO Box 1076
Amherst, MA 01004
United States
Phone: 413-253-3307
E-Mail: amherstwriters@gmail.com

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