Every Summer Intensive season is unique, but the summers of COVID–2020 and 2021–were particularly challenging. In 2022, we were almost back to normal. In-person (if safely masked) at Drew University, enjoying laughter, literary adventures and creative madness, Frisbee, and plenty of writing. We were grateful for the reprieve from pandemic, hurricanes, and hybrid instruction so that we could truly enjoy our tenth anniversary season. (Our tie-dye t-shirts recollect the many brilliant colors we’ve worn over the years.)
Take a look at just some of what we did this summer. And don’t forget to read a sampling of this summer’s amazing student writing in the 2022 Writers Circle Journal.
Getting to Know You and Your Writing
Off to Class!
Intern Groups and Circles
Free Write and Focus
Frisbee and Fun
Reading and Sharing
Wednesday Literary Adventures
Week 1: Grounds for Sculpture
Week 2: Make Your Own Mythology at Drew U.
Week 3: Halloween in August at the Deserted Village
Weekly Full Group Shots
This summer–and every summer for ten years–the Intensives would not have been possible without our truly incredible instructors and staff: