Blog Archive

June is blooming at Millay! Our fields are flourishing, yes, but so are our residents, upcoming parties, and workshops. First we want to congratulate Charif Shanahan on receiving the Cave Canem Residency for the second season this year. Recognizing the crucial need to proactively create spaces for African American poets, The Millay Colony has been proud to honor the amazing work Cave Canem does in the world with a dedicated residency for… more »

Our second month of the 2016 residency season is nearly finished and already the time has been incredibly fruitful. The pastoral surrounds provide the obvious metaphor, but truly the budding trees and peeping bogs fill the fields and studios with bursting life. It's easy to be inspired here. Just ask our May residents: Ching Chu-Hu, Composing, Newark OH Shira Erlichman, Poetry, Brooklyn, NY Toru Hayashi, Visual Arts, NY, NY Colleen… more »

April was off to a snowy but beautiful start with our fist batch of 2016 residents making their nests in our Austerlitz studios. So much has been happening here - it's been such a hive of making! (more…) more »