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Offered in collaboration with the School of the Arts, the Writing Department at Columbia University offers summer workshops and craft seminars in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry designed by acclaimed writers and editors. Hone your craft in courses that cater to a wide variety of writing styles, from comedy writing to travel writing, children's books, YA, art writing, and everything in between.

Students can apply to take individual courses listed below as a Visiting Student or as a part of the Arts in Summer program.

For questions about specific courses, contact the department.