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By Quinn Mason / April 15, 2017

SLS Fiction and Poetry Contest Results!

Announcing the winners of this year's SLS Fiction and Poetry Contest! Thank you to all who participated; we have received...

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By Quinn Mason / April 4, 2017

SLS Founding Director Mikhail Iossel’s quick trip down memory lane: Reagan vs Trump, Leningrad, USSR

"In another lifetime, back when I was a very young man in Leningrad, U.S.S.R., my friends (my fellow samizdatchiks) and I...

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By Quinn Mason / February 2, 2017

There’s still time to enter the SLS contest!

There’s one month left to enter the SLS Fiction & Poetry contest for a chance to win a unique literary...

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By Quinn Mason / January 3, 2017

SLS Georgia 2017 Faculty Spotlight: Ariana Reines

"Ariana Reines is a go-for-broke artist who honors her traditions by being like no one else. Some of us have...

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By Quinn Mason / December 6, 2016

From the Archives: First SLS, St. Petersburg 1998

The very first incarnation of Summer Literary Seminars took place in St. Petersburg, Russia in 1998. In the past eighteen...

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By Quinn Mason / November 29, 2016

SLS Georgia 2017 Faculty Spotlight: Josip Novakovitch

  Josip Novakovich, one of the faculty for SLS Georgia 2017, is the author of April Fool's Day: A Novel, four short story...

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By Quinn Mason / November 22, 2016

Writer’s House of Georgia

"In 1921, after Georgia’s sovietization, Akaki Khoshtaria was forced to leave the country and immigrate. With the decree of Revolutionary...

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By Quinn Mason / October 23, 2016

Alien Taste

"There are times that even Graham believes the story he has peddled for so many years, about how he came...

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