The Olive Writers

The Olive Writers program aims to hone participants’ skills as creative writers while also putting them in contact with influential writers who will serve as mentors to them, providing wider exposure for their creative work, introducing them to the publishing world, and providing them access to national and international support networks of fellow young writers.

About TOW:

The Olive Writers (TOW) is a six-day-long creative writing program for young Moroccan writers between the ages of 16-21, of which 65 percent are female participants. The program will take place between the 18th and 23th of August 2017 at the American Language Center of Casablanca (lodging in a hotel nearby).
During the program, the participants will attend seminars on Arabic and American literature and daily bilingual creative writing workshops held in both English and Arabic. In addition… Read More