A group picture from the 2013 Paris American Academy summer writing workshop

Above: 2013 Paris American Academy writing participants, pictured here outside the Schola Cantorum classroom, included: (front row) Lauren Grodstein, Chelsea Geiger, Jennabeth Taliaferro, Amanda Bestor-Siegal, Clio Contogenis, Nikki Dy-Liacco, James Faccinto, Natey Freeman; (second row) Angelique Stevens, Megan Scannell, Tasha Burgin, Rita Puskas, Ann Fitzmaurice, Lise Funderburg, Powell Berger; (third row) Edward Derby, Christena Southwick, Alex Rosenfeld, Andrew Shephard, Stacey Resnkioff, Lauren Klein; (fourth row) Rolf Potts, John Biguenet, Elisabeth Schwaiger, Karine Shellshear; (back row) David Turnbull, Bob Jeffery (photo by Emmi Weihmiller).