Writing Beyond the Academy: A Week with Professor and Writer Michael N. McGregor For academics who wish to reach a broad audience, July 24-30, 2019July 31, 2019 By Collegeville Institute Leave a Comment 2019 Writing Beyond the Academy workshop participants (Left to Right): Vanessa White, Michael N. McGregor (workshop facilitator), Sylvia McGregor, Erin Raffety, Marcia Bunge, Lucy Bregman, Ezekiel Olagoke, Nicolas de Zamaroczy, Debra Bendis, Liz Bucar, Tia Pratt, and Ann Woods. On July 24-30, the Collegeville Institute hosted Writing Beyond the Academy: A Week with Professor and Writer Michael N. McGregor. This writing workshop was geared for academics who wish to reach a broader audience with their work. Over the course of five days, participants met together for group sessions, as well as with workshop facilitator Michael N. McGregor for one-on-one feedback. One participant reflected that the workshop taught them that “popular writing puts people at the center” and that it spurred them to consider “who I want to be as a writer.” When asked about their experience with Michael N. McGregor, another participant wrote: “He was personable, versatile, and very resourceful.” Another described him as “the best… he gave me very good feedback which will stay with me for a long time.” Like this post? Subscribe to have new posts sent to you by email the same day they are posted.