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Submission Period for Writers’ Residencies Extended to April 28

(ORLANDO)—The Kerouac Project of Orlando has extended its deadline for the 2024-25 writers’ residencies. They are looking for six writers to each spend two months living and working in the same house where Beat writer Jack Kerouac lived in 1957–58 when he wrote The Dharma Bums. The Project is accepting applications for its writers-in-residence program up…

Deadline extended

Our writing residency deadline for the Kerouac House has extended to April 28th, 2024 at 11:59pm. Notifications will be made late May 2024.

Writing Residency Re-opening

Kerouac Project of Orlando to Open 2024-2025 Residency Applications FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Erik Deckers, (317) 674-3745 January 27th, 2024                                                                                                       (ORLANDO)—The Kerouac Project of Orlando is looking for six writers to each spend two months living and working in the same house where Beat writer Jack Kerouac lived in 1957–58 as he wrote The Dharma…

The 2021–2022 Writers-In-Residence at the Kerouac House

We are delighted to share the names of the four writers-in-residence at the Kerouac House during 2021–22. The alternates for each residency appear in italics. The Kerouac Project of Orlando, Inc. wants to congratulate the chosen residents and their alternates and extend our thanks to those who applied this year to become one of our writers-in-residence…

Gwen Mullins Final Reading

After a year without them, it was great to welcome back in-person events at the Kerouac House on Saturday night (February 13) when winter writer-in-residence Gwen Mullin gave her farewell reading. We loved being together and were happy everyone was able to participate safely, with masks and social distancing. Keep an eye on our Facebook…

The 2020–2021 Writers-In-Residence at the Kerouac House

We are delighted to share the names of the four writers awarded a residency at the Kerouac House during 2020–21. The alternates for each residency appear in italics. The Kerouac Project of Orlando, Inc. wants to congratulate the chosen residents and their alternates and extend our thanks to those who applied this year to become a writer-in-residence…

The 2019–2020 Writers-In-Residence at the Kerouac House

We are delighted to share the names of the four writers named as writers-in-residence at the Kerouac House during 2019–20. The alternates for each residency appear in italics. The Kerouac Project of Orlando, Inc. wants to congratulate the chosen residents and their alternates and extend our thanks to those who applied this year to become a…