The whole experience of camp goes toward helping students see themselves as writers and as a community of writers. Campers learn from each other as well as their instructors and professional writers how to craft real writing for authentic purposes and audiences

Why do young people choose Young Writers’ Camp?

It’s not like school: Imagine a place where learning and fun are the same.

It’s a stress-free, nonjudgmental, open environment.

It gives campers freedom to write on topics and genres that interest campers.

It teaches “the rules” for writing, but also ways to break those rules.

Even its academic classes allow students to be creative.It’s full of writing exercises that tease the mind and bond you with fellow campers.

It’s a place to find and make friends; it’s a place to find people like you.

Cost and Session Information

Residential Dates

Session I: June 17 - June 29, 2018

Session II: July 1 - 13, 2018

Session III: July 15 - July 27, 2018

Residential Tuition$3,000

Day Camp Dates

Session I: June 18 - 28, 2018

Session II: July 2 - 12, 2018

Session III: July 16 - July 26, 2018

Day Camp Tuition$1,600 (Day Camp)$2,000 (Extended Day Camp)


Day Program
DatesL July 10 - 21, 2018
Day Camp Tuition $1,695

See more at: http://learnmore.duke.edu/youth/creativewriter#sthash.y57kOhsN.dpuf

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