Summer 2015 Open House


Sunday, July 12 Open House at the Southampton Writers Conference

You’re cordially invited to attend these events from 10:00 am—3:30 pm on Sunday. Come to all or part of the itinerary: 

10:00 – 12:30A

Publishing Event, Duke Lecture Hall, CH:


“What’s New in Self-Publishing” with Kamy Wicoff. Author and co-founder of She Writes discusses her own and other innovative responses to depressing trends in the publishing industry.


12:30 – 1:30P

MFA Program Info Session, Radio Lounge:


Meet MFA in Creative Writing Faculty and learn about what happens here the rest of the year. Bring your lunch. The Program Director, Julie Sheehan, and other faculty members will speak about our workshops in fiction, memoir, creative nonfiction, poetry, and more, all taught by distinguished working writers. Learn about combining course work in Manhattan and Southampton, or, if you're interested in writing kid's books, our one-year Children's Lit Fellows program.


1:30 – 3:30P

Participants Reading, Duke Lecture Hall, CH:


Southampton Writers Conference participants read from their works in progress. Introduced by workshop faculty Ursula Hegi, Elena Gorokhova, Vijay Seshadri, and Frederic Tuten.


Place: Stony Brook Southampton, Chancellor Hall 

239 Montauk Highway

Southampton, NY 11968