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
May 6, 2022
Feminism in Writing and Practice: Activism, Books, and Other Resources
AWP recognizes the transformative power of literature and strives to be an ally in making the world a more equitable and compassionate place
May 2, 2022
National Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
Join AWP in celebrating National Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month this May!
April 29, 2022
Sonia Sanchez Wins $80,000 Jackson Poetry Prize
Poet, educator, and activist Sonia Sanchez has received the $80,000 Jackson Poetry Prize.
April 21, 2022
Writing News Roundup
We are thrilled to bring you the latest in literary events that have caught our attention.
April 11, 2022
National Arab American Heritage Month
AWP is honoring National Arab American Heritage Month and invites you to do so as well!
"Exploring the Frontiers of Language," the North Words Writers Symposium welcomes all to an intimate setting with just 40 participants engaging with authors in a spectacular Alaska setting.
Sold Out. You can add your name to the waiting list here: https://www.writeaways.com/writeaways-waiting-list
June 2-30, 2022 Led by Roberto Carlos Garcia Online
June 2-5, 2022. IN PERSON, craft-based conference for writers of all levels. Workshops, classes, award-winning faculty. Inclusive, inspiring.