We are now accepting applications on a rolling basis through May 15th, 2015

We are excited to announce Ron Carlson and Roxane Gay will be joining us as guest faculty for the 2015 Black Forest Writing Seminar.

Registration is now open, and spots are sure to fill very quickly.

Please check out our Faculty and Courses pages now for a complete list of offerings.



One of Freiburg’s gorgeous little alleys.


One of Freiburg’s rivers and streams.


Munster Market.

All pictures courtesy of the one and only Kirk Nesset.

Writing Opportunity in Germany

 July 27th – August 10th, 2015


A lake in the middle of the Black Forest.


black forest writing seminars

Would you like to write and study literature at one of Europe’s oldest universities?

How about doing all this in a lively, picturesque German town in the enchanted Black Forest?

Come to Freiburg this summer to be inspired — learn poetry, fiction and nonfiction in a provocative, intimate setting with some of the finest writers writing in English.

Attend the Black Forest Writing Seminars July 27 – August 10, 2015.