“I take these photographs so she’ll be able to remember the time when she had two heartbeats. Tears bucket down her face.”
To apply, please email [email protected] by February 28th with the subject line "Black History Scholarship." Please attach a writing sample of any genre or topic (500-2,000) as well as a paragraph explaining how this scholarship would benefit you. Scholarships can be applied to any of our six-week workshops, in-person or online.
Jane Eaton Hamilton is the author of 9 books of creative nonfiction, fiction, and poetry, including the 2016 novel WEEKEND and two prior collections of short fiction. Their memoir was one of the UK Guardian’s Best Books of the Year and a Sunday Times bestseller. They are the two-time winner of Canada's CBC Literary Award for fiction (2003/2014). They have had notables in BASS and BAE (2016).