Southern Illinois University Young Writers Workshop



This five-day program consists of daily poetry and prose classes, readings shared by faculty and participants, and panels on special writing topics. Workshops help students generate new story and poem ideas, and hourlong minisessions offer an introduction to various creative writing topics. Graduate students and creative writing faculty at SIU constitute YWW's faculty.

General Info

Name Southern Illinois University Young Writers Workshop
Location Carbondale, IL
Year-round Contacts 618-453-2121
Program Focuses & Features Creative Writing
Grade Range (rising grades) 10-12
Age Range Residential and Day — Coed Ages 15-18
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Allison Joseph, Director
Residential Fee $350, 1 week.
Day Fee 1 week.
Year Established 1999
Dates & Sessions 1 session, 1 week long


Allison Joseph, Director