Monday, April 8, 2013

Young Emerging Writer Internship Information Night


April 11th from 6-7 p.m. at MWC

For teachers, parents, and students ages 15-19. Get information about the Young Emerging Writer Internship (YEW), details about how to apply, and your questions answered. Free!

The Atlas (2012, MWC Press)
For talented students ages 15-19 interested in creating and publishing works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and/or drama. The YEW Interns will learn about magazine design and layout as well as gain editorial and copy-editing experience. The program culminates with the production of The Atlas, a high-quality literary journal featuring the best work produced by the interns over the course of the program which will be released at a free launch party.
 
Ten to 12 interns will be selected for the program on the basis of their application forms, writing or design samples, and interviews. The writing and editing of stories, essays, poems, and/or plays at home is required, as is reading and responding to work by other interns. 
 
Each intern will also receive a small stipend, a free full-conference registration the David R. Collins Writers' Conference, a one-year membership to the Midwest Writing Center and three copies of The Atlas.
 
Check the MWC website for more details!

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