Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference and Bookfair

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Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Philadelphia, PA, United States
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The 2022 AWP Conference and Bookfair was held from March 23 to March 26 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia and also included a virtual component comprising prerecorded and livestreamed events. The conference featured panel discussions, readings, discussion rooms, and a bookfair. Poet Toi Derricotte gave the keynote address. The cost of the conference for in-person registration, which included all virtual programming and content, was $340 for nonmembers, $235 for members, $100 for seniors, and $60 for students. The cost of virtual-only registration was $215 for nonmembers, $150 for members, $100 for seniors, and $50 for students. For those attending the in-person events, lodging was available at the conference hotel for discounted rates. Registration was first come, first served. Visit the website for more information.

Contact director of conferences Colleen Cable at colleen@awpwriter.org for accessibility details or visit awpwriter.org/awp_conference/accessibility_overview. AWP can best meet accessibility needs when requests are sent by March 9 and will make every effort to accommodate requests that arrive after that date.

Contact Information

Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference and Bookfair, 5700 Rivertech Court, Suite 225, Riverdale Park, MD 20737. (240) 696-8273.