Chatham University

MFA in Creative Writing Program presents

Summer Community of Writers

July 31 – August 10, 2013
Chatham University
Shadyside Campus

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Please submit 5 poems or up to 10 pages of prose (nonfiction or fiction) in a word document or PDF with name, contact information, and genre. You may e-mail to Libba Hockley at or mail to Chatham University, MFA Creative Writing Program, Woodland Rd. Pittsburgh, PA 15232. Note: Current students and alums of the Chatham MFA Program do not need to submit a writing sample.

Upon acceptance, you will be asked to make a deposit to hold your spot. Total tuition for the workshop is $500.00. This includes workshops, craft lectures, readings and one 45- minute individual consultation with instructor. A continental breakfast will be provided on two days. All other meals will be at participant’s expense. Deposit is $250.00. Checks may be made out to Chatham University. We are unable to accept credit cards at this time.

*If you are planning on taking this course for credit OR would like to consider transfer credits to another institution, please contact Libba Hockley at for more information.