COVID-19: Updates

Our highest priorities are the safety and well-being of our students, instructors, staff, and our entire community. We are passionate about helping our community of writers. Keep checking our Online Workshop Page to register for our upcoming workshops, including our free online series beginning March 30. More announcements regarding our summer contingencies are coming soon.

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Clarion West is a nonprofit literary organization that runs an acclaimed six-week residential workshop every summer, One-Day Workshops, a reading series every summer, and other events throughout the year.

Workshops for people who are serious about writing

Clarion West is a nonprofit literary organization that runs an acclaimed six-week residential workshop every summer, One-Day Workshops, a reading series every summer, and other events throughout the year.

Events

To protect our instructors and our community at this time, we are still deliberating on how best to present the Summer 2020 Reading Series. Stay tuned for announcements!

Workshops

Clarion West has new Fall One-Day, Weekend, and Online Workshops! Learn more and sign up today.

Applications for the 2020 Clarion West Summer Workshop are now closed. Please join us in Seattle this June and July for our Summer Reading Series.