For one hundred years, PEN International has championed freedom of expression and the rights of writers. This fall, the organization considers its history with an online archive, a Centenary Congress, and a new book documenting their work.
The Merwin Conservancy will become the official owner and steward of the garden that poet W. S. Merwin nurtured for more than forty years.
Alice Quinn on her eighteen years as the executive director of the Poetry Society of America.
The search is underway for the next executive director of the Cave Canem Foundation.
The Center for Fiction relocates to Brooklyn, New York, with plans to expand its membership, events, educational offerings, and resources for fiction writers.
Sue Landers takes over as executive director of the nonprofit dedicated to LGBTQ writers.
The iconic Seattle literary arts organization plans for the opening of a new space for writers.
Responses to AWP executive director David Fenza’s departure have been met by silence from the organization’s board.
Literary Arts is a community-based nonprofit literary center located in downtown Portland, with a thirty-year history of serving Oregon’s readers and writers. Programs include Portland Arts & Lectures, one of the country’s largest lecture series; Oregon Book Awards & Fellowships, which celebrates Oregon’s writers and independent publishers; and Writers in the Schools, which hires professional writers to teach semester-long creative writing workshops in Portland’s public high schools.