Wondering where to start on that Dickinson House Writing Fellowship application? Here are a few tips from our director, Éireann Lorsung, that might help. It’s really important that your letter of interest tell us what, specifically, draws you to Dickinson House. Everyone—everyone—wants time to write. And lots of you want to travel to Europe, either […]
In 2017, two writers (poets, prose writers, playwrights, translators all eligible) will be invited to Dickinson House as fellows for two weeks each. Our past fellows have had some amazing things to say about staying here (here are Aria Aber’s words, and here are Natashia Deón’s), as have residents like Erin Kate Ryan, who was […]
July Westhale, who was in residence in September 2015, has lots of amazing things to say about Dickinson House in this episode of the Writing Postmasters Podcast. Give it a listen! Interested in being in residence or a 2017 fellow? Our 2017 fellowship deadline is September 15—residency applications are read on a rolling basis.
We’re waiting in anticipation for the doorbell to ring with the first arrivals of our 2016 residency season. The garden is tidied (well, insofar as it can be—there are still lots and lots of weeds to be pulled, plants to be cared for, trees to be pruned later in the year…), the house is clean […]