Cheever teaches at the Bennington Writing Seminars and at the New School.
These are just a few of the fields of study Bennington College advertises to potential applicants.
It is an oversimplification, however, to say Bennington has no requirements.
In the southwest of the state lies the town of Bennington, and close by is Maplebrook Farms.
That said, students are then largely to left to direct their own studies—a tradition Bennington grads are quite proud of.
"No, but he's read a lot—that came out at the trial—and he's under pressure, so he'll remember what he read," Bennington said.
"I think that is the safest place for it," said Mr. Bennington.
There was a school in Bennington during the winter months; but it was too far away for any of the Hardings to attend.
"You didn't say anything about it," added Mr. Bennington, rather reproachfully.
"We didn't hear a word from him after he left Rockland," continued Mr. Bennington.