POUI Summer Writing Workshop (Barbados)

Poui: Cave Hill Journal of Creative Writing of the Cave Hill Campus of the University of the West Indies, announces its first summer intensive workshop.  This practical, hands-on writing workshop led by Antiguan novelist, Marie-Elena John, is aimed at writers with some prior experience who may be thinking about publication.

It is sponsored by the Cave Hill Campus Visiting Lecturer Series and the Central Bank of Barbados.

VENUE: Cave Hill Campus, Barbados

DATE: Monday, June 22nd – Friday, June 26th 2009

TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

At the heavily subsidized fee of BDS$250.00 or US$125.00

To pre-register,send by attachment, a 5 page sample of your writing via email.  You can request a registration form via email.

Submissions should be sent to to kerry.lucas@cavehill.uwi.edu  (May 4th-31st) and/or  angela.trotman@cavehill.uwi.edu 

 If accepted, the fee must be paid in full by Friday, June 12.  Maximum number of participants is 12


Department of Language, Linguistics & Literature

University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus

Cave Hill, St. Michael, Barbados

(246) 417-4000


Seawoman’s Note: HIGHLY RECOMMENDED – Naturally this will be great preparation for your submissions to POUI, the Cave Hill Literary Annual open to international writers.  Deadline is July 31st.


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