SCHOOL OF LETTERS

The Sewanee School of Letters offers the M.A. in English and M.F.A. in creative writing to students who have only summers to devote to study. The faculty consists of Sewanee professors and distinguished faculty from other campuses. Courses are rigorous, but the atmosphere intimate and friendly.

letters.sewanee.edu
sletters@sewanee.edu
931.598.1636

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SEWANEE WRITERS’ CONFERENCE

Thanks to the Walter E. Dakin Memorial Fund, supported by the estate of Tennessee Williams, the Sewanee Writers’ Conference gathers distinguished faculty to provide instruction each July through workshops and craft lectures in poetry, fiction, and playwriting. Participants also enjoy daily readings and the opportunity to meet editors and agents.

sewaneewriters.org
swc@sewanee.edu
931.598.1654

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THE CHORAL INSTITUTE

High school students from across the country and the world who love to sing immerse themselves in music while learning what it’s like to sing in the University Choir at Sewanee.

sewanee.edu/university-choir/choral-institute
geoffrey.ward@sewanee.edu
931.598.1425

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SEWANEE ENVIRONMENTAL INSTITUTE

Rising high school juniors and seniors who are passionate about the outdoors spend two weeks exploring the ecosystems of the Cumberland Plateau.

sei.sewanee.edu
sei@sewanee.edu
931.598.3219

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SEWANEE SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL

Advanced high school music students from all over the world participate in this four-week professional concert series.

ssmf.sewanee.edu
ssmfdirector@gmail.com
931.598.1000

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SUMMA THEOLOGICAL DEBATE CAMP

Founded in the confidence that knowledge and reason are foundational to faith, SUMMA teaches high school students the skills that lead to listening intentionally, thinking critically, and speaking profoundly.

summa.sewanee.edu
summa@sewanee.edu
501.580.9066

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SEWANEE YOUNG WRITERS’ CONFERENCE

Talented high school students spend two weeks workshopping poems, plays, and stories with writing professors from around the country.

sewanee.edu/sywc
sywc@sewanee.edu
931.598.1541

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