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The Creative Writing summer workshop brings together internationally acclaimed authors and students to study craft in fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, and travel writing.

Creative Writing


Elliott Holt is the author of the novel You Are One of Them, which was a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice and a finalist for the NBCC’s John Leonard Award for a first book. Her essays and short fiction have appeared in the New York Times, Time, Slate, Virginia Quarterly Review, and elsewhere, and she is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize, fellowships from Yaddo and the MacDowell Colony, and the 2015 Ellen Levine Award for her novel-in-progress. @elliottholt


Major Jackson is the author of four collections of poetry, most recently Roll Deep, hailed in the New York Times Book Review as “a remixed odyssey.” His other volumes include Holding CompanyHoops, and Leaving Saturn. Jackson has published poems, essays, and book reviews in American Poetry ReviewCallalooThe New YorkerThe Paris ReviewPloughsharesPoetry, Tin House, and in several volumes of Best American Poetry. He is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Pushcart Prize, and the National Endowment for the Arts fellowship, among other honors. Major Jackson is the Richard A. Dennis Green & Gold Professor and University Distinguished Professor at the University of Vermont. He serves as the Poetry Editor of The Harvard Review.