Iowa City: Little town, big on writing
The University of Iowa’s longtime renown and excellence in creative writing contribute to city’s international reputation as a writer’s haven.
Writing Across Disciplines
Iowa’s unmatched writing-related resources prepare its graduates for success in many fields.
"Of what use is such an invention?" The New York World asked shortly after Alexander Graham Bell first demonstrated his telephone in 1876. The world was not waiting for the telephone."
"There are days when I work the whole day because my text demands it. Then fellow writers supply me with a drink or a bagel late at night."
I believe the most important thing to do during the residency is to explore the city and the culture here, and meanwhile, to communicate with those writers from all over the world.