It Certainly Beats the Overlook

October 6, 2013 | 1

Now this is the kind of fellowship an author can really get behind: The Standard, East Village, has teamed up with The Paris Review to offer a free hotel room to a writer in need of “three weeks of solitude in downtown New York City.” The deadline for applications is November 1. And in case you’re wondering, the answer is yes. Of course the fellowship will conclude with a swank cocktail party.

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One comment:

  1. Three weeks of solitude in downtown NYC? Hahahahaha! If you want to finish a book, three weeks in a cabin in Michigan’s UP might do the trick. Cute stunt, though.

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