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Bear River Writers' Conference
       
Website www.lsa.umich.edu/bearriver/
Year Established 2001
Program Description Morning workshops in poetry, fiction & nonfiction; afternoon writing, walks & talks, nature & community events; evening readings; indoor & outdoor activities
Number of Programs/Year 1
Program Length 4 days
Group Size or S:T Ratio 100; S:T ratio 10:1
Program Focus Fiction, Poetry, Non-fiction, Autobiography/Memoir
Faculty Stephen Dunn - Poetry | Jerry Dennis, Thomas Lynch - Personal Essay | Richard Tillinghast, Jamaal May - Poetry | Laura Kasischke, Thisbe Nissen, Nami Mun, Antonya Nelson - Fiction | Sue William Silverman - Memoir
Costs Full scholarships available! Non-scholarship tuition, including all meals, ranges from $650-$875 dollars for the week, depending on choice of accommodation. $100 deposit required to secure enrollment; scholarship winners may have funds returned to them.
U.S. Locations Boyne City, Michigan
Months May, June
Sponsor's Facebook Page www.facebook.com/groups/257231202803/
Contact Keith Taylor
Director
Bear River Writers' Conference
University of Michigan, Dept. of English Language & Literature, 3187 Angell Hall, 435 S. State St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1003
United States
Phone: 734-764-4139
Fax: 734-763-3128
E-Mail: beariver@umich.edu
Registration & lodging questions: Hannah Yung, htyung@umich.edu

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