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Writer-in-Residence Program

In 2014, a generous ongoing grant from the Granbury Wine Walk helped us establish a new Langdon Review Writer-in-Residence Program Endowment. With the generous assistance of Janice Horak, we have been able to institute our Langdon Review Writer-in-Residency.

2015 Writer-in-Residence: Christopher Carmona
2016 Writer-in-Residence: Tui Snider
2017 Writer-in-Residence: Katherine Hoerth
2018 Writer-in-Residence: Sandi Horton

Deadline for applications for the 2019 Writer-in-Residence is July 15, 2018.

Application Requirements

Applicants will need to submit the following materials when they apply:

  • 1000-1500 word proposal that explains how such an experience will benefit them and the Granbury community
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Portfolio of unpublished material:
    • For poets – a minimum of 10 poems
    • For prose writers – a minimum of 3,500 words
    • For artists, photographers, everything else – a portfolio

Responsibilities

Writers-in-Residence will be required to fulfill the following obligations:

  • Attend 3½ days of events and present at Langdon Review Weekend (always held the week following Labor Day)
  • Demonstrate that proposal plans have been fulfilled

Time frame

The time frame for this Writer-in-Residence Program will be 2 weeks.

Perquisites

The following benefits will accompany the Program:

  • $500 cash prize
  • 2 weeks free lodging
  • Free registration to Langdon Review Weekend
  • Publication in the journal, Langdon Review of the Arts in Texas

Send materials (proposal, cv, and portfolio) to langdon@tarleton.edu.