In the LGBTQ Writers in Schools program’s first district-wide partnership, Lambda Literary teams up with the second largest school district in California to bring LGBTQ books and authors to students.
Founder of the Sackett Street Writers' Workshop in Brooklyn, New York, Julia Fierro discusses how creating her own workshop program—and in doing so, building her own community of writers—allowed her to rediscover her own voice.
From Julia Fierro’s Sackett Street Writers’ Workshop in Brooklyn to Edan Lepucki’s Writing Workshops Los Angeles, writers across the country are launching their own community-based workshops as a viable alternative to the traditional writing path.
BitLit partners with HarperCollins; Julia Turner named editor in chief of Slate; the burdens placed upon writers of color in academia; and other news.
Ron Capps’s Washington, D.C.–based Veterans Writing Project helps military veterans and their families begin to heal through writing workshops around the country.
A Danish organization challenges library patrons worldwide to confront prejudices and change perspectives through conversations with “human books.”
Mathematical Poetry Month; the best books to celebrate warmer weather; John Updike’s home turf; and other news.
The Writers’ Workshoppe and Imprint Bookstore carries over five thousand books as well as gifts and the famous Writers’ Block Chocolate and Coffee, made locally in Port Townsend. Open daily, over twelve writing workshops are offered on a weekly basis.
Founded over thirty years ago by David Collins and Evelyn Witter, and located inside the Rock Island main library, the Midwest Writing Center offers opportunities for writers and readers alike throughout the Quad Cities region.