Research Scholars, Students, Libraries, Educational Institutions, Research centers and the industry are main stakeholders that benefitted greatly from this knowledge dissemination.
Every summer, Sewanee Young Writers engage in exciting conversations with Pulitzer Prize winners, National Book Award winners, and other literary celebrities. And to make sure they have something to talk about, we ask our participants to read a book by each of our visitors before arriving in Sewanee.
When our visitors arrive in the second week, they are greeted by a well-informed audience, prepared to ask good questions and make the most of the opportunity.
Pictured at the right: Wilson Literary Science Writing Award.
His latest book, The Songs of Trees: The Songs of Tress — compelling, lyrical, wise — is a case in point. His scientific research on animal ecology, evolution, and conservation has been sponsored by the National Science Foundation, the Environmental Protection Agency, the Fish and Wildlife Service, the World Wildlife Fund, among others.
To learn more about David Haskell visit: She co-wrote the movie Beasts of the Southern Wild, which was based on her play, Juicy and Delicious. She is currently penning a book for Scribner and mentors new writers at various universities across the country.
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We offer instruction in the creative writing craft and in the professional skills creative writers need to succeed in the publishing world, as well as opportunities for connecting to a vibrant, supportive creative writing community.
Most of the conference participants also attended a series of professional workshops on Saturday organized by the National Association of Science Writers (NASW). They discussed rapid changes under way in science journalism, such as the growth of blogs and social media, and toured local research facilities, including Duke's Lemur Center.