Youth writing program invites cultural exchange

The University of Iowa International Writing Program is now accepting applications for Between the Lines, a summer program in which American students ages 16-19 will join students from Russia and the Arab world for two weeks of creative writing and cultural exchange.

Two sessions will be held in 2012:

  • BTL Russia (June 30-July 13): Ten students from across Russia will be invited to join 10 American students.
  • BTL Arabic (July 14-28): Twelve students from selected Arabic-speaking countries will be invited to join 12 American students.

Interested American students must be between the ages of 16 and 19 as of June 30, 2012. International students are nominated by the American embassy in their respective countries. American students are invited to Apply for Either Session. The application deadline is February 15.

For more information, visit the Between the Lines web site.

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