Writing Marathon: one week : five days : 42,19 hours


Take a leap forward in writing your thesis! The Dept. for English and American Studies will provide you with a desk and CTL writing assistants will support you by providing setting and counselling.


Target group: Students writing their BA or MA-thesis in English

Date: February 19-23, 2018

Duration: 1 week, daily 9:00-17:30 (Friday until 17:19)

Location: Department of English, room t.b.a.

In order to participate in the writing marathon you must have narrowed down your topic, ideally to a research question, and done some intense reading into the field. You may only participate if you are willing and able to fully participate (i.e. Mo-Fr, 9-17:30h).

For registration mail to stating the following information:

  • full name
  • student ID-number
  • degree programme/field of study
  • BA-seminar: name of teacher; MA-thesis: name of supervisor
  • topic of your thesis

Take note that since their study programme is providing the infrastructure, students of English and American Studies will be considered first, then students writing their BA- or MA- thesis in English. Notifications of acceptance will be sent out after January 29. If the writing marathon is not fully booked at this point, later applications will be accepted (please check here)
. The number of participants is limited!