• This is a mixed levels workshop — it is open to writers of all levels, and requires no advance writing submission in the application. Please upload a cover letter (500 words or fewer) via Submittable that states your interest in this workshop and gives an overview of your writing background and prior workshop experience, if any.
• The cost is $600. If you are selected to participate in the workshop, a deposit of $200 is required to register, with the balance due by September 30.
Financial Assistance is available to those who would not otherwise be able to attend—click here for guidelines and application.
about Dara Wier
Dara Wier has published thirteen books of poems; her latest, In the Still of the Night, was chosen by Publisher’s Weekly as one of the five best poetry books of 2017. Other recent books are You Good Thing (a Believer’s readers choice) and Reverse Rapture (chosen as the San Francisco State Poetry Center’s book of the year). Her work has been awarded Guggenheim Foundation and National Endowment for the Arts fellowships. She teaches in the MFA for Poets and Writers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, is editor and publisher of Factory Hollow Press, and publisher of jubilat, a literary magazine in print and digital. Her animals are MiMi and Maggie and many unnamed others.