Writer as Reader: Online Workshops


Writer as Reader: Online Workshops 
photo by China Jorrin
“I have attended many Bard workshops these past 2 decades, and I leave each one full, having digested a variety of options, reminded of how much can be accomplished unburdened by the need to do it all.”
9th–12th grade English teacher

October 2, 2020

9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

October 2, 2020

Click here to read the November Writer as Reader workshop descriptions.
We are excited to announce that both the October 2 and November 6 Bard College IWT Writer as Reader Workshops will be held online. Our virtual July Weeklong Workshops were a resounding success and we know these fall workshops will offer writing-rich experiences that delve deep into oft taught texts. Although we will certainly miss seeing you in person, we are excited that the online format of these workshops will enable faculty from around the world to read and write together. 

Bard College IWT’s annual Writer as Reader Workshops are planned with the texts faculty regularly teach in mind, and with the overarching goal of modeling collaborative strategies that foster student engagement (both online and in person). Each workshop focuses on a specific text (novels, poetry, nonfiction, historical documents, STEM texts, and other media), inviting participants to read closely and critically, find unexpected connections to other texts, and discover new ways to use writing in classrooms across disciplines. 

This year, IWT’s Writer as Reader workshops will be held on October 2 and November 6, 2020. 

IWT can also bring a Writer as Reader workshop to your school. If you are interested, please contact Associate Director Celia Bland (845-758-7544 | bland@bard.edu).

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