Goucher College Young Writers’ Camp

A one-week creative writing workshop for high school students who love to write!


Monday, July 6 – Friday, July 10, 2020, 9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Lunch will be included in the Goucher College Mary Fisher Dining Hall.


Students in the Young Writers' Camp will:

  • participate in an intensive personal essay writing workshop as they prepare their college essays;
  • learn about various genres of creative writing;
  • explore Goucher campus and college life;
  • receive feedback on their writing from peers and instructors; and
  • create an anthology of student writing.


Will Schutt is the author of "Westerly", a collection of poems selected by Carl Phillips for the Yale Series of Younger Poets. He is also the translator of "My Life, I Lapped It Up: Selected Poems of Edoardo Sanguineti" (Oberlin College Press, 2018) and Fabio Genovesi's novel "The Breaking of a Wave" (Europa Editions, 2017), among other works of literature from the Italian. The recipient of several awards and fellowships, including a National Endowment for the Arts Literature Translation Fellowship, the Amy Lowell Poetry Traveling Scholarship and the Reginald S. Tickner Fellowship.


The Goucher College Young Writers' Camp will be held on Goucher College’s 287-acre campus in Baltimore, MD, just off the Dulaney Valley exit of I-695. Get directions.


$450 (lunch included every day)

To pay in installments, contact camps@goucher.edu.



For any questions, please contact camps@goucher.edu.

1021 Dulaney Valley Road
Baltimore, MD 21204