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How To Apply For The Amtrak Residency For Writers

Patrick McDonnell

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Amtrack will select 24 writers to take a long-distance train to work on their projects. Each writer's round-trip journey will include accommodations on board a sleeper car equipped with a bed, a desk and outlets.

Apps will be accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed by a panel for the program starting March 17, 2014 through March 31, 2015.

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