The University of Iowa

Study abroad to host info session on winter program in Greece, Aug. 29

July 5th, 2019

Are you an aspiring writer, historian, artist, or politician? An international studies student, or a fan of ancient literature? 

Learn about an amazing opportunity to travel to Greece over the winter session on Thursday, August 29, from 5-6 p.m. in 403 EPB.

Join UI Professor and Director of the Nonfiction Writing Program John D’Agata for a 10-day immersive writing course in Greece - The Land of the Muses: Traveling Like a Writer. Students will create dynamic and memorable literary experiences through hands-on research, observations, interviews, and even literary scavenger hunts – all while exploring some of the most famous landscapes in literary history.

Program dates: Dec. 26, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020

Application deadline: September 6, 2019


John D’Agata, faculty leader

Leslie McNeilus, study abroad program coordinator 


Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Leslie McNeilus in advance at, or 319-335-0353.