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July eNewsletter Out Now

by Kate Parrish on July 20th, 2017

Our latest eNewsletter is out today! Get a jumpstart on next year’s writing goals by applying for a 2018 residency now. We’re accepting applications through the end of the year for January-April residencies. Need a Rivendell fix before the end of the year? Join us September 1-3 for Finding Balance On the Page & Mat: […]

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New Workshop Added! Finding Balance On the Page & Mat: A Poetry & Yoga Workshop Weekend

by Kate Parrish on June 27th, 2017

Join us September 1-3, 2017 for Finding Balance On the Page & Mat: A Poetry & Yoga Workshop Weekend. Led by certified yoga instructor, poet and frequent Rivendell writer-in-residence Emari DiGiorgio, participants can expect a weekend of exploring and strengthening both their writing and yoga practices. For many practitioners, writing and yoga are conduits to personal inquiry. Both […]

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June eNewsletter Out Now

by Kate Parrish on June 27th, 2017

  Our latest eNewsletter is a doozy! If you missed it, we announced some big changes to our residency schedule for 2018 and a new workshop for 2017. Plus, we have just a few remaining 2017 writing residencies and mini-residencies left. If you’ve been thinking about applying, now is the time. Deadline to apply is […]

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ONE Week Left to Apply for RWC’s 2017 Fellowship for Parents

by Kate Parrish on May 24th, 2017

There’s only ONE week left to apply for Rivendell’s Sustainable Arts Foundation 2017 Fellowship for Parents. We have FOUR fellowships available, each including a two-week residency. These fellowships, generously funded by the Sustainable Arts Foundation, will be awarded to writers with a child (or children) age 12 or younger. We’re accepting applications through May 31. Residencies are […]

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May eNewsletter Out Now

by Kate Parrish on May 24th, 2017

Did you get our latest eNewsletter? A BIG CONGRATS to John T. Edge, Rivendell advising editor and director of the Southern Foodways Alliance, on the publication of his latest book, The Potlikker Papers. It’s officially on shelves, so go get you one today! We’ve also got a roundup of summer literary festivals, workshops and conferences, […]

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April eNewsletter Out Now

by Kate Parrish on April 13th, 2017

Our April eNewsletter is out today! This month we’re talking mini-residencies (all the flavor of a full residency but half the calories!), a new fellowship for parent writers, and we take you through a brief history of Rivendell (it’s not nearly as boring as it sounds). Check it out here. Not on the list? Sign up at […]

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Now accepting applications for the 2017 SAF Fellowship for Parents

by Kate Parrish on April 3rd, 2017

Writing prose in the carpool pick up lane? Editing sestinas during swim practice? If you’re a writer and a parent, you’ve likely learned those precious few spaces peppered throughout your child’s schedule might be your only time to write. Perhaps, however, the time has come with your work where you need more than a moment here […]

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Rivendell Awarded Grant to Fund Parent Writers

by Kate Parrish on March 23rd, 2017

Someone buy us a cake because you are looking at one of the latest awardees of a Sustainable Arts Foundation grant! We are thrilled to receive this award from an organization that believes in supporting writers as much as we do, specifically writers who are also raising families. Moms and dads, we know it’s not always (okay, never) easy […]

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March eNewsletter Out Now

by Kate Parrish on March 14th, 2017

Our March eNewsletter is landing in inboxes as we speak! We’ve got a spring writing retreat coming up with The Porch, the Sewanee Writers’ Conference in July, and lots of new stories and poetry from our past writers-in-residence to keep you distracted at work. Check it out here: http://eepurl.com/cFU8kD Not on the list? Sign up at the […]

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February eNewsletter Out Now

by Kate Parrish on February 28th, 2017

Don’t miss all the news from February! NPR continues its coverage of the Southern Foodways Alliance + Soul Summit conference at Rivendell, our executive director and half of Sewanee head to DC for AWP, our friends over at the Sewanee Review re-launch with a brand new look + feel, our pals at The Porch in Nashville […]

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