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    Purchase College: Pre-College Creative Writing Workshop


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Destination: United States
    • Program Delivery: Day
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: Two Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Academic
    • Sub-Categories: Writing, Arts, Humanities
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: $500 - $1,499
    • Credit Awarded: No
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    At the Creative Writing Institute for high school students, you can create original work in various genres: fiction, poetry, playwriting, memoir, journalism, and essay. Guided by an experienced instructor who fosters a supportive atmosphere of productivity and fun, the workshop-style format allows you to share your work and get constructive feedback to make you a better writer.

    The workshop-style format of the program allows you to share your work and encourages discussions of writing technique and craft, including voice, character, tone, plot, and point of view. You will produce polished pieces that can be used forcollege essays and/or award submissions. On the last day of the program, there will be a reading to which families and friends are welcome to attend.