professional Development

Online Workshop: Applying for Grants & Residencies: Strategies for Writers, with Ethan Nosowsky



Oct 11 2018


LOCATION

online

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!

DATE

Thursday, October 11, 7:00-8:30pm (EST

PRICE 
$25.00

DESCRIPTION
As the Editorial Director of Graywolf Press, Ethan Nosowsky has participated in many juried grant and residency panels—particularly for writers. In this online workshop, he'll show you how to research appropriate programs, put together a competitive application, and make the most out of both award and rejection letters.

"I try to explain what it is that prize committees and residency panels are looking for, and I offer tips that will help you put your best foot forward." — Ethan Nosowsky

Led by editor Ethan Nosowsky, this 90-minute online workshop covers all aspects of the grant and residency process for writers, including researching appropriate programs, putting together a competitive application, and making the most of both award and rejection letters.

TECHNOLOGY REQUIREMENTS
You may attend this online workshop using either a Mac or PC computer (with speakers), standard phone, smart phone, or tablet device.

To participate in the online workshop, please login using Chrome. Firefox and Safari are problemmatic. Make sure your Adobe Flash Player plugin is up-to-date. If it is not, you will be prompted to update it, which will take about a minute.

If you plan to attend via iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch, please download and install the app AnyMeeting Attendee Viewer for iPhone.

A strong wifi or hard-wired Internet connection is preferred. 

For additional technical questions or issues, please see the Questions? section below.

RECORDING
This online workshop will be recorded. The recording will be shared with all previously registered participants after the workshop concludes, regardless of whether participants attend the live workshop or not. The recording will be posted online indefinitely. It is not available for download.

ABOUT ETHAN NOSOWSKY
Ethan Nosowsky is Editorial Director at Graywolf Press. He began his career at Farrar, Straus and Giroux and has also been Editorial Director at McSweeney’s. He has edited books by Jeffery Renard Allen, Hilton Als, Kevin Barry, Vikram Chandra, Geoff Dyer, Dave Eggers, Sarah Manguso, and Maggie Nelson among many others. He has taught in the Creative Writing program at Columbia University and has contributed to the Believer, Bookforum, the San Francisco Chronicle, and Threepenny Review. He lives in Oakland, California.

QUESTIONS?
Please contact Matthew Deleget, Online Learning Consultant, at [email protected].