library seeks creative writer in residence: Central OR Community College
- COCC Barber Library Seeks Scholar-in-Residence Applicants
Bend, Oregon. July 7, 2009. The Central Oregon Community College (COCC) Barber Library seeks applications for the fifth year of the Library Scholar-in-Residence Program. The appointment will continue the focus on creative writing with a Writer in Residence. The appointment begins September 1 and offers the selected scholar a shared office in the library, a computer and network use, and faculty level research access for up to one year. The library provides a stipend of $250 to the Scholar at the end of the spring term. The college and the library see this as an opportunity to support Central Oregon's vibrant cultural community on and off campus and help connect students, faculty and staff to these cultural opportunities. It's hoped that the provision of professional work space and research access will help the Scholar advance his or her creative project(s).
Submit the four items below to Mary Beth Hamilton, Library Administrative Assistant, College Library, COCC, 2600 NW College Way, Bend, OR 97701. Electronic submission is encouraged. Send to <mbhamilton(at)cocc.edu> (replace (at) with @) and include "Scholar in Residence" in the subject line. Deadline is July 31.
1. Current resume including a list of publications and/or work in the writing/publishing field.
2. Brief biography.
3. Statement about a proposed work or sample of a work in pr ogress that the use of the office in the library and access to20resear ch resources would assist you in completing.
4. Statement of interest in encouraging creative writing by students and staff with a short sample of a few ideas you may have to offer opportunities and exposure to writing and literature.
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