Alumna and Clockhouse Editor Wins Poetry Prize

Goddard MFAW alumna, Brenda Beardsley, has been selected as the poetry winner of the MVICW (Martha's Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing) annual writing contest for her poem, to k.b. Judged by Britton Shurley, the prize comes with full tuition and lodging for the...
CWC&R REGISTRATION OPENS WITH NEW DATES

CWC&R REGISTRATION OPENS WITH NEW DATES

Photo: Joe DuPont Wednesday, July 1, to Sunday, July 5, 2020 Registration is now open for the 2020 Clockhouse Writers' Conference & Retreat. Registration materials are available at the CWC website. We look forward to seeing you there!

Workshops for MFAW Alums in Port Townsend

Workshops for MFAW Alums in Port Townsend

In addition to encouraging our alumni to come back to Goddard for free, public events at our residencies (which include the readings by our faculty and visitors), we also open the workshops given by our visitors to our alumni who are in the area or happen to be on campus for the alumni conferences. Any MFAW alum from either home campus is invited to sit in.

Last Call – LWC&R Registration Still Available!

Last Call – LWC&R Registration Still Available!

2020 LIGHTHOUSE WRITERS' CONFERENCE & RETREAT Supporting and Inspiring the Writer’s Life ALUMNI COORDINATORS: Jeff Eisenbrey (2013), jmeisenbrey@gmail.com Katrina Barnes (2016), k_barnupward7_89@yahoo.com Peter Geerlofs (2016), Geerlofs@olympus.netMilton Lum...

Clockhouse Pushcart Prize Nominations

Clockhouse Pushcart Prize Nominations

Clockhouse is thrilled to announce nominations from Volume Seven, 2019for this year's Pushcart Prize. Fiction: D.E. Hardy, "Silk City, 1913" Poetry: Alice B. Fogel, "Event Horizon" Ju-Hyun Park, "Appendix" Claudia Owusu, "The...

Registration for the LWC&R is Open

Registration for the LWC&R is Open

2020 LIGHTHOUSE WRITERS' CONFERENCE & RETREAT Supporting and Inspiring the Writer’s Life ALUMNI COORDINATORS: Jeff Eisenbrey (2013), jmeisenbrey@gmail.com Katrina Barnes (2016), k_barnupward7_89@yahoo.com Peter Geerlofs (2016), Geerlofs@olympus.net Milton Lum...

Congratulations to the Newest MFAW Alumni!

Congratulations to the Newest MFAW Alumni!

On behalf of the Clockhouse Writers’ Conference Board of Stewards and the alumni community of the Goddard College MFAW program, we want to extend our congratulations and warmest welcome to those who graduated during this past summer: From the Plainfield, Vermont,...

New Adventures, Reliable Joys:  CWC&R 2019

New Adventures, Reliable Joys: CWC&R 2019

CSC&R 2019 Participants The 2019 Clockhouse Writers’ Conference & Retreat, our twenty-second on Goddard’s beautiful Plainfield campus, juxtaposed brand-new opportunities and longstanding joys. The MFAW program’s debut Podcast School shared the week with a preview...

Sneak Preview:  CLOCKHOUSE 2019

Sneak Preview: CLOCKHOUSE 2019

Brenda Beardsley What Builds Us Up: A Note from the Editorial Director I spent the winter recovering. A broken bone. Most days, I bid time to hasten. Wanted what was cracked to heal. But, there is no hurrying bone. At three weeks, a callus formed—bone cells began to...

Wondering What to Expect at the CWC&R?

Wondering What to Expect at the CWC&R?

Registration for the 2019 Clockhouse Writers' Conference and Retreat is open through May 15th -- register today to reserve your place!   Registration information and materials are available here. As always, this year’s Clockhouse Writers’ Conference & Retreat will...

Congratulations to the Newest MFAW Alumni!

Congratulations to the Newest MFAW Alumni!

On behalf of the Clockhouse Writers’ Conference Board of Stewards and the alumni community of the Goddard College MFAW program, we want to extend our congratulations and warmest welcome to those who graduated during this past winter: From the Plainfield, Vermont,...

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11apr2:00 pm3:30 pmZOOM into the Goddard MFA! First of two April Info Sessions.Meet Goddard College MFA in Creating Writing's program director Elena Georgiou and learn how our low-residency MFA program can help you develop your voice as a writer in the world.

Event Details

Want to find out more about the Goddard low residency MFA in Creative Writing? On APRIL 11th, join our next virtual Zoom meeting with Director Elena Georgiou and discover why the first low residency MFA program in the country is still thriving and may be the best for you!
GODDARD HONORS YOUR VOICE, YOUR VISION, YOUR GOALS AND YOUR LIFE.  OUR AWARD-WINNING FACULTY IS HERE TO HELP YOU DEVELOP THE SKILLS YOU NEED TO CREATE THE PROJECT YOU CAME TO WRITE. OUR RESIDENCIES GIVE YOU THE FREEDOM TO EXPERIMENT OR DIVE DEEPLY INTO YOUR GENRE.  NO LECTURES, NO REQUIRED TRACKS, NO ONE ELSE’S CANON.
Goddard’s model is ideal for people with commitments to family or work who choose to hone their writing skills at the same time. The Goddard MFA program enables you to tailor your study to any of a wide variety of genres: poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, graphic novel, and hybrid forms, and to learn from a diverse faculty of published authors. Goddard also offers playwriting, screenwriting, TV writing, and libretto writing from our Vermont campus, through one-on-one mentorship from working writers in the TV, theatre, film, and opera fields.

Goddard’s program takes place on two coasts: Port Townsend, WA in February and July, and Plainfield, VT in January and July.

Our next Zoom meeting is on April 11, 2020 2:00-3:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) 
Register in advance for this meeting:
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/v5cpc-yrqzovAQ6y9LqVhTjdGnGEFPY4WA 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

For more information, contact Daphne Kinney-Landis, Associate Director of Admissions, at Daphne.kinney-landis@goddard.edu.

Request information  or  APPLY NOW

Time

(Saturday) 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EST

Location

Virtual

Organizer

Goddard College Admissionsdaphne.kinney-landis@goddard.edu

30apr7:00 pm8:30 pmZOOM into the Goddard MFA! Second April Info Session.Meet Goddard College MFA in Creating Writing's program director Elena Georgiou and learn how our low-residency MFA program can help you develop your voice as a writer in the world.

Event Details

Want to find out more about the Goddard low residency MFA in Creative Writing? On APRIL 30th, join our next virtual Zoom meeting with Director Elena Georgiou and discover why the first low residency MFA program in the country is still thriving and may be the best for you!
GODDARD HONORS YOUR VOICE, YOUR VISION, YOUR GOALS AND YOUR LIFE.  OUR AWARD-WINNING FACULTY IS HERE TO HELP YOU DEVELOP THE SKILLS YOU NEED TO CREATE THE PROJECT YOU CAME TO WRITE. OUR RESIDENCIES GIVE YOU THE FREEDOM TO EXPERIMENT OR DIVE DEEPLY INTO YOUR GENRE.  NO LECTURES, NO REQUIRED TRACKS, NO ONE ELSE’S CANON.
Goddard’s model is ideal for people with commitments to family or work who choose to hone their writing skills at the same time. The Goddard MFA program enables you to tailor your study to any of a wide variety of genres: poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, graphic novel, and hybrid forms, and to learn from a diverse faculty of published authors. Goddard also offers playwriting, screenwriting, TV writing, and libretto writing from our Vermont campus, through one-on-one mentorship from working writers in the TV, theatre, film, and opera fields.

Goddard’s program takes place on two coasts: Port Townsend, WA in February and July, and Plainfield, VT in January and July.

Our next Zoom meeting is on April 30, 2020 7:00-8:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) 
Register in advance for this meeting:
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/v5cpc-yrqzovAQ6y9LqVhTjdGnGEFPY4WA 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

For more information, contact Daphne Kinney-Landis, Associate Director of Admissions, at Daphne.kinney-landis@goddard.edu.

Request information  or  APPLY NOW

Time

(Thursday) 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST

Location

Virtual

Organizer

Goddard College Admissionsdaphne.kinney-landis@goddard.edu

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