Apply now for 2017!

Applications for the 2017 Clarion West Summer Workshop are now open! Visit the Summer Workshop page to learn about the workshop and the application process.

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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

The Summer Reading Series brings our award-winning workshop instructors together with members of the community for six magical evenings every summer.