141 East College Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030

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Lead Instructor: Daryl A. Funn

Session: High School Writing Intensive June 12-23, 2023 (2 Weeks)

Ages: 14-18

Time: Monday-Friday, 9am – 3pm (Check in 8-8:30; check out 3-3:45)

Class size: 8-12 students per session


The Young Writers Intensive is an opportunity for talented authors and dedicated novelists to
immerse themselves in a variety of literary experiences.
Our 2-week high school camp is filled with scripted prompts activities
and knowledgeable instructors that look to fan the flames of each participant's creativity. Each
day the intensive will offer a very specific skill set teaching fiction creative non-fiction digital
storytelling and poetry slam while also engaging the group in broader viewpoints such as the
different ways to approach writing principles and the business of publishing. The in-person
experience is monitored with your student's safety in mind. And designed in (5) 45-minute
workshop/master class sessions. Before the hour 15-minute breaks and 30-45 minute lunch
break. Each writer will also have peer feedback and get a one-on-one opportunity with the
instructor to discuss a current project they have in the works. Throughout the intensive writers
are introduced to fundamentals that build on their current understanding and prepare them for
future grade level criteria. Team building activities are also provided to strengthen the sense of
community keep the fun atmosphere and provide new ways to expand the writer's thinking. By
the end of the experience, your young writer will have a deeper knowledge of storytelling.

Each session will keep to all health and safety protocols of Agnes Scott (Mask while indoors).

For more information, please email the instructor at mistafunn@gmail.com

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