AWP provides community, opportunities, ideas, news, and advocacy for writers and teachers of writing.

  • In the Spotlight


    In the Spotlight

    Get to know our newest featured member: Sam Slaughter, Book Review Editor at Atticus Review


  • Conference: 2016 Panel Proposals

    Conference & Bookfair

    Propose a Panel for #AWP16

    Proposals for our conference in Los Angeles are now being accepted through May 1.


  • National Program Directors' Prize


    National Program Directors' Prize Winner

    R2: The Rice Review wins the 2015 content award!


  • Writer's Notebook

    Writer's Notebook

    Everyday Failure

    Read Matthew Zapruder's thoughts in the latest blog article.


  • Career Advice

    Career Advice

    I Want to Get Paid to Travel the World!

    Suzanne Roberts on travel writing.


  • March/April Writer's Chronicle

    Writer's Chronicle

    The Master Craftsman

    An appreciation of Henry James's Portrait of a Lady in our March/April 2015 issue.


Featured This Month

In the Spotlight: Sam Slaughter

Atticus Review, Book Review Editor

Writer's Notebook: Everyday Failure

Matthew Zapruder | April 2015

Writer's Chronicle Archives: Report from the Director

Eric Staley | November 1982

The Writer's News

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Writer's Chronicle


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