A group picture from the 2008 Paris American Academy summer writing workshop

Above: 2008 Paris American Academy writing participants, pictured here in the school garden, included: Cass McGovern, Lucretia Grindle, Tina-Marie Patane, John Biguenet, Irina Reyn, Bettye Givens, Jill Paris, Malia Yoshioka, Sarah Hamdan, and Haifa Mahabir.