Below is a list of AWP events for the #AWP16 Conference & Bookfair in Los Angeles, California. The schedule is searchable by day, time, title, description, participants, type of event, and various category tags self-selected by the event’s organizer. A version accessible to screen readers is also available.
Visit the offsite event schedule for a listing of literary events taking place throughout the Los Angeles area during our conference.
Scroll over participants’ names in blue to read their biographies.
|Wednesday, March 30, 2016
12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Registration Area, West Hall, LA Convention Center, Exhibit Hall Level One
West Hall, LA Convention Center, Exhibit Hall Level One
First-Aid Suite, LA Convention Center, Exhibit Hall Level One
5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Room 411, LA Convention Center, Meeting Room Level
Brent Cunningham is the operations director for Small Press Distribution, where he has worked since 1999. Along with SPD’s other directors he has helped nearly double sales at the organization over the past decade. He is the author of two books of poetry, Journey to the Sun and Bird & Forest.
Ted Dodson is the director of membership and development at CLMP, a former editor of The Poetry Project Newsletter, and the books editor for Futurepoem.
Twitter Username: tedodson
Jeffrey Lependorf serves as the shared executive director of America's two national service organizations for independent literary publishing: the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses (CLMP) and Small Press Distribution.
Twitter Username: flowchartfdn
Laura Moriarty is the deputy director of Small Press Distribution where she has worked since 1999. For more than a decade, she was director of the American Poetry Archives for the Poetry Center at San Francisco State University. She is the author of fourteen books of poetry and two novels.
Twitter Username: l_moriartypoet