Writers Who Are Going Places Start at Hollins: Creative Writing Intensive
Hollins University
For Rising 9th-12th-Grade Girls
July 18 – July 24, 2021

UNSHAPING THE ESSAY: Experimental Forms in Creative Nonfiction
Taught by Cleaver Magazine Editor Sydney Tammarine
July 18 – August 14, 2021

TELLING TRUE STORIES: A Workshop in Creative Nonfiction
Taught by Cleaver Magazine Editor Sydney Tammarine

May 10 – June 11, 2021
December 7, 2020 – January 9, 2021
October 19 – November 20, 2020
July 27 – August 28, 2020

Confronting the Question of "Essay vs. Memoir"
AWP 2021 Conference Panel
March 3, 2021

As writers of creative nonfiction, we are often faced with that most provocative and divisive question: "Do you write essays or memoir?" How might we define—or defy—the difference between essaying and making memoir? How do such taxonomies within the genre of creative nonfiction shape how and why we write? Panelists at various stages of the writing process—from project inception to marketing a book—examine the implications of this question separating the memoirist from the (impersonal) essayist.

Deschutes Lit Roanoke Reading Series
November 19, 2020

Philadelphia Stories' Push to Publish Conference
October 10, 2020

Speed date with the editors and agents: Meet editors and agents who will review and offer feedback on your work

"The Impossible Thing that Can be Done": A Workshop in Poetry Translation
Appomattox Regional Governor's School Writer's Fest
December 14, 2019

Appomattox Regional Governor's School
April 14 – 21, 2019

The Literary Arts Department is happy to announce that the 2019 ARGS Visiting Writer will be Sydney Tammarine. Sydney will be staying in the Alumni House and will be giving a workshop to literary arts students during that week.

The Most Beautiful Cemetery in Chile: A Readers Theatre
Summer 2016
Main Street Books, Mansfield
Wild Goose Creative, Columbus
The Fralin Museum of Art, Charlottesville

In Translation, Students Make Poems Their Own
Grandview Heights High School
March 15, 2016

Te Busco: Poetic and Visual Collaborations of Pablo Neruda, Nemesio Antunez, and Roser Bru
Gallery Talk
Frank Museum of Art, Otterbein University
September 24, 2015