Independent Mentoring: Carter Sickels
Facilitator: Carter Sickels
Dates: February 10 – March 6, 2020
Genre: Special Topics
Class Size: 10
This session offers a rare chance for one-on-one guidance, helping you realize your works-in-progress. Upon registering, you and Sickels will schedule an in-take conference in which the month-long course of study will be designed to speak to your goals and needs. Expect generative exercises and reading lists, energizing feedback on your manuscripts, and tailored advice. All levels welcome.
Carter Sickels is the author of the novel The Evening Hour, and the editor of Untangling the Knot: Queer Voices on Marriage, Relationships & Identity. He is the recipient of the 2013 Lambda Literary Emerging Writer Award. His essays and fiction have appeared in various literary journals and anthologies, including Guernica and BuzzFeed. Carter is Assistant Professor of English at Eastern Kentucky University, where he teaches in the Bluegrass Writers Studio Low-Residency MFA program.