Summer Camps

USF Creative Writing Camp (Grades 8-12)

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Join us for an intensive one-week creative writing course tailored for high schoolers! Collaborate with published authors, creative writing faculty, and MFA graduate students from the University of South Florida in developing storytelling skills while engaging in critical conversations about the issues of today.

Camp details

Throughout this immersive program, participants will explore storytelling craft and technique with daily thematic focuses. Engage with a diverse range of published works to build a comprehensive understanding of different creative writing genres.

This course isn't just about studying literature; it's about becoming a creator. Through varied prompts, students will craft their own stories, poems, comics, and nonfiction pieces. They'll receive personalized feedback from published authors to enhance their unique voices.

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Our focus is on the evolution of writing itself. Engage in dynamic discussions on the writing process and the art of revision. Experiment with various writing forms and techniques, navigating different stages of crafting narratives.

For more details or to secure your spot in this unique creative opportunity, contact us at (813) 974-3355 or via email at Ignite your passion for storytelling and contribute to meaningful conversations on social justice through the power of words!

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Camp Details

Camp Director: Andrea Rinard
 USF Tampa
Grade Levels: 8th - 12th Grade

Contact Information

Phone Number: (813) 974-3355