2022 George Garrett Award
2022 George Garrett Award Announced!
Congratulations to Craig Santos Perez, this year's recipient for the 2022 George Garrett Award.
Writer to Writer
Season 16 Has Begun
Check out our mentorship matches!
The Writer's Chronicle
April issue of Writer's Chronicle
Check out the new listing of books by our members and find your next read!
Virtual AWP Events
Virtual AWP in Conversation: Celebrating Black Poetry with Cave Canem
Sponsored by the Givens Foundation for African American Literature
Virtual AWP Events
Virtual AWP Pedagogy
Tara Campbell and Julie Iromuanya discuss reclaiming and redefining genre fiction in the creative writing classroom.
AWP’s Online Resources for Writers
From online communities to lesson plans to videos to opportunities.
Featured This Month
The Writer's Chronicle Archives: Standing & Listening: Marianne Moore's Strategies
Nancy Sherman | December 1992
The Writer's News
July 26, 2022
On #AWP24 and Roe vs. Wade
AWP stands with those in its membership in the profound disappointment of the United States Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe vs. Wade and a person’s constitutional right to an abortion.
July 25, 2022
AWP Hiring Assistant Web Developer
The Assistant Web Developer will provide application development and support for AWP’s staff and customer facing website applications.
July 25, 2022
New Mailing Address for AWP
The Association of Writers & Writing Programs has officially moved out of their office located in Riverdale Park, MD.
July 21, 2022
AWP Selected as Amazon Literary Partnership 2022 Grant Recipient
We are thrilled to announce that AWP has been awarded a $5,000 grant to support the Writer to Writer program, courtesy of the Amazon Literary Partnership.
July 14, 2022
AWP Hiring Advertising Sales Associate
The Advertising Sales Associate reports to the Director of Membership Services and manages all advertisement-related duties for AWP—securing and placing advertising for The Writer’s Chronicle, the conference program and planner, the enewsletter, and ads across the AWP website.
The Writer-in-Residence Program is Hedgebrook’s core program, supporting the fully-funded residencies of approximately 80 women writers at the retreat each year.
The Bread Loaf Writers' Conference is a 10-day program that takes place in Vermont in mid to late August.
Women’s Retreat “To The Lighthouse” in Maine
Mineral School is an artists residency located in a former 1947 elementary school near Mt. Rainier, in Mineral, Washington. During 2022, we're offering one-week and two-week residency periods to a total of 24 artists, including poets, prose writers, and v
The Great River Writers Retreat winner is selected from an applicant pool of writers from Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin across multiple genres, and allows the winner to spend a week working on a specific writing project they have underway.
Choose from one to three days of programs for writers and readers on beautiful Washington Island, located in Lake Michigan.
Seattle Escribe ha celebrado la creación de la literatura en español, desde su fundación en el 2014, Mineral School da la acogida a escritores y artistas para compartir tiempo y espacio en residencias que se llevan a cabo en una antigua escuela cerca del