2017 Emerging Writers Institute
Grades 7-9 – June 19th – 23rd
Grades 10- 12 June 26th – 30th
10:00 AM—2:00 PM
We’re happy to announce that we are expanding our Emerging Writers Institute to include those entering 7th and 8th grade! We will have an Institute for those entering grades 7 – 9 and another for those entering grades 10 – 12. During the week, students will have the opportunity to come to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and work closely with experienced writers.
During the week, students will have the opportunity to come to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and work closely with experienced writers.
During the Institute, students will:
- Find their voice as a writer
- Discover new tricks for developing a piece of writing
- Learn to develop characters in a story
- Turn an ethnographic interview into an essay
- Collaboratively design & publish a book in one week
For questions, please contact:
Fill out the application below and mail a check for $125 to: Little Rock Writing Project, Department of Rhetoric and Writing, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2801 South University, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204