Meredith College Young Writers’ Camp
July 12-16, 2021
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Cost: $350

The Meredith College Young Writers’ Camp, taught by Meredith College English Department faculty, offers students of all gender identities ages 10-14 a week of writing, creativity, and fun.

  • creative writing exercises and games
  • daily discussions of creative writing topics like characterization, setting, imagery, and dialogue with exercises to enhance our discussions
  • time outside for socialization, recreation, and individual writing
  • one-on-one conferences between writers and instructors
  • group-wide sharing of and feedback about creative work
  • a reading of the young writers’ work for parents and friends (on Friday, July 16)

 

The $350 registration fee includes writing materials, a camp t-shirt, daily lunches in the dining hall, and snacks each day.

To sign up, please register online and then mail a check for the registration fee (made out to Meredith College) within a week of registration.

Questions? Contact Ashley Hogan for more information.

 


Meredith College High School Writing Workshop
July 19-23, 2021
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Cost: $195

The Meredith College High School Writing Workshop is a summer creative writing program for high school-aged students of all gender identities. This program offers aspiring writers a chance to work with Meredith College creative writing faculty, all of whom are published writers, in a small-group workshop setting. Because we want this to be an intensive, focused experience for our participants, space is limited to 12 students. Enrollment is first come, first served.

Instruction will focus on several genres, including fiction, personal essay, and poetry, and will include both peer workshop and one-on-one feedback from instructors.
Workshops will be held from 9 am – 12 pm Monday-Thursday, and a special participant open mic and reception on Friday morning.

The $195 enrollment fee includes daily snacks, a camp t-shirt, and writing materials.

To sign up, please register online and then mail a check for the registration fee (made out to Meredith College) within a week of registration.

Questions? Contact Ashley Hogan for more information.