City of Asylum

Address: 

324 Sampsonia Way Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Phone: 
412-323-0278
Volunteering opportunities: 
Yes
Internship opportunities: 
Yes
GSC Alumni?: 
Yes

City of Asylum /Pittsburgh provides temporary sanctuary to creative writers under immediate threat of extreme persecution or death in their home countries. The hosted writer receives a residence and a living stipend for up to two years, so that the he or she can continue to write during a period of transition. They host programming and and publish online and hard-copy literature.

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