Writing Retreat 884x350 (1).jpg Horizontal TabsDescription Join us in 2020 to celebrate the 15th year of Interlochen’s Writers Retreat and spend four days writing new material in the course of your choice, attending presentations by award-winning faculty, and enjoying lakeside lunches and evening readings while making connections in the literary world. Anne-Marie Oomen & Katey Schultz ICCA Creative Writing ScholarshipApplication Deadline is March 1, 2020 Monday, June 8, 2020 to Thursday, June 11, 2020 Registration Fee: $520 Michigan Writers, Inc. Member Registration Fee: $450 *K-12 Educators: Earn 19 State of Michigan SCECH clock hours by attending this workshop. Register Here for Breaking Rules with Peter Ho Davies Register Here for Humor: Eternal Sources of Funny with Andy Mozina Register Here for Fiction Incubator with Christine Maul Rice Register Here for Writing for Troubled Times with Holly Wren Spaulding The 15th Annual Writers Retreat offers a choice of four courses, each grounded in different craft concepts, across genres, with an emphasis on generating new work, and appealing to advanced and beginning writers alike. Spend four days studying the craft concept of your choice —breaking rules, humor, fiction incubator, or writing for troubled times— and write new material across an array of genres, or apply new knowledge to your existing drafts. Gain skills in the classroom and write independently during “off” hours. Attend provocative presentations by the faculty, as well as readings by faculty and participants. Enjoy lakeside lunches and spontaneous conversations around campus while making connections in the literary world that will last for years to come. 2020 Writers Retreat Course Descriptions - Click Here! Faculty: Peter Ho Davies: Breaking Rules Andy Mozina: Humor Christine Maul Rice: Fiction Incubator Holly Wren Spaulding: Troubled Times Artistic Director: Katey Schultz Writer-in-Residence: Anne-Marie Oomen Writer-in-Residence: Mary Kay Zuravleff Faculty Katey Schultz Artistic Director of Writers Retreat, Interlochen College of Creative ArtsInstructor of Creative Writing, Interlochen College of Creative Arts Peter Ho Davies Creative Writing Faculty, Interlochen College of Ceative Arts Andy Mozina Creative Writing Faculty, Interlochen College of Creative Arts Christine Maul Rice Creative Writing Faculty, Interlochen College of Creative Arts Holly Wren Spaulding Instructor of Creative Writing, Interlochen College of Creative Arts Anne-Marie Oomen Writers Retreat Writer-in-Residence, Interlochen College of Creative ArtsInstructor of Creative Writing, Interlochen College of Creative Arts Mary Kay Zuravleff Writers Retreat and Practicum Faculty, Interlochen College of Creative Arts Schedule Supplies Please bring materials to take notes and work on writing assignments, including a laptop, if you have one. A USB Flash Drive (memory stick) is also recommended. Printers and Wi-Fi will be available.