Summer is when your
BookEnds experience begins. You’ll meet daily, either with your entire BookEnds cohort and
program directors Meg Wolitzer and Susan Scarf Merrell, or with your pod group. You’ll
also be mentored by members of the previous year’s BookEnds cohort. This vital part
of your BookEnds year, from
July 10-21, 2019
, provides the fundamentals that make the BookEnds program so unique.
BookEnders who are finishing up their program year return to campus from
, meeting with their pod groupings and mentors for a final time, meeting one-on-one
with the agents who have screened their finished works, and giving a reading.
During their time on campus, BookEnds participants can take advantage of all the Southampton
Writers Conference has to offer, from lectures and readings to the free shuttle to