Congrats to Maribar Colony 2017/’18 alum Michael Washburn on the publishing of his contribution to Bloomsbury’s ongoing 33 1/3 series–Southern Accents by Tom Petty. Check out an excerpt of this surprising and compelling book here.
Congrats to 2017/’18 Maribar Colony alum Shannon Dunlap, whose update on the classic Tristan and Iseult tale has just been released by Hachette. We’re about to throw a party. Read a short essay on the book here.
We held this year’s residency at the Maribar Colony in August rather than the typical October. Mass sweating ensued. However, so did serious publication, including this piece that music journalism juggernaut Amanda Petrusich wrote for The New Yorker, one of two completed that week, about the wonder that is air hockey.
Applications to the 2016 writers colony in rural Tidewater, Virginia (we’re having it in August this time around) are now being accepted. Jump to the application page, and send in your goods by June 1st.