Goucher College Young Writers’ Camp

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


Monday, July 12 – Friday, July 16, 2021, 9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. ET

Lunch will be included in the Goucher College Mary Fisher Dining Hall.



Students in the Young Writers' Camp will work with experienced writer-instructors at Goucher’s renowned creative writing center to: 

  • Participate in an intensive personal essay writing workshop as they prepare their college essays
  • Study various genres of creative writing with published authors
  • Explore Goucher campus and college life
  • Receive feedback on their writing from peers and instructors

Create an anthology of student writing.



Will Schutt is a lecturer at the Writing Center at Goucher College and 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," Fabio Genovesi's novel "The Breaking of a Wave," and “Atlantis: A Journey In Search of Beauty” by Renzo and Carlo Piano. He is also the recipient of several awards and fellowships, including a National Endowment for the Arts Literature Translation Fellowship and the Reginald S. Tickner Fellowship at the Gilman School.



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.



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



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

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