The Writer’s News
Updated weekly, the Writer’s News keeps you informed about new developments in the writing world, including award and publication announcements, news from AWP and the field, and updates about important literary figures.
December 2, 2020
Virtual AWP Pedagogy: Moving the Creative Writing Classroom Online with Lucy Biederman, Tamara Girardi & Lex Williford; moderated by Stephanie Vanderslice
Virtual AWP Pedagogy welcomes a roundtable discussion on Moving the Creative Writing Classroom Online with Lucy Biederman, Tamara Girardi & Lex Williford. Read more...
December 1, 2020
This Thanksgiving our gatherings were smaller, and yet many of us were able to share our love, hope, and gratitude... Read more...
November 17, 2020
Lemons to Lemonade: Opportunities to Use the AWP Virtual Conference in Your Creative Writing Classroom
Lemons to Lemonade: Opportunities to Use the AWP Virtual Conference in Your Creative Writing Classroom Read more...
November 11, 2020
AWP Virtual Book Club is reading Winter Counts by David Heska Wanbli Weiden for the month of November. Read more...
October 30, 2020
An interview with Suzi F. Garcia, Executive Editor Read more...
October 26, 2020
AWP is excited to announce that #AWP21 will be fully virtual in March 2021. We are currently working with Kansas City, MO to move the in-person conference to a future year and we will announce more information in the coming weeks. Read more...
October 5, 2020
AWP Virtual Book Club welcomes a discussion on the newly-released Horsepower (Pitt Poetry Series, 2020) by Joy Priest, winner of the Donald Hall Prize for Poetry. Read more...
September 21, 2020
An interview with Luke Hankins, Founder & Editor Read more...
September 8, 2020
Join us for the AWP Virtual Book Club. Our featured book for September is Felon from author Reginald Dwayne Betts. Read more...
September 3, 2020
Virtual AWP: Conversations with Writers presents The Evolution of a Writer: Before, During, and Hopefully After the Pandemic, premiering Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. ET. Read more...