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Friday, April 5 • 2:15pm - 3:15pm
3G: Fellowships, Residencies, Contests, and Grants, Oh My!
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Fellowships, residencies, grants, and writing contests: What they are, why you need them, where to find them, and how to scope out/avoid the scams. What's the difference between a residency and a fellowship? Why do I need a writing residency--can't I just write at home? Should I publish my book through a writing contest? We'll discuss these questions as well as offer tips for finding these opportunities, understanding the application and submission process, and learning their advantages and drawbacks.

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Amina Gautier

Author, AT-RISK
Amina Gautier, Ph.D., is the author of three award-winning short story collections: At-Risk, Now We Will Be Happy and The Loss of All Lost Things. At-Risk was awarded the Flannery O’Connor Award, The First Horizon Award, and the Eric Hoffer Legacy Fiction Award. Now We Will Be Happy... Read More →

Friday April 5, 2019 2:15pm - 3:15pm EDT
Franklin Room - 4th Floor