Upcoming Events

The Mindful Writing Workshop
Thu, 28 Jul 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

How to Write and Produce Your Independent Film
Sat, 30 Jul 2016
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Novel Year Info Session
Sat, 30 Jul 2016
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Federal Poets Reading
Sun, 31 Jul 2016
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

4 Essays/Memoirs, 4 Weeks (Sold Out)
Tue, 02 Aug 2016
All Day Event

Writing the Popular Novel
Wed, 03 Aug 2016
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

(Online) Intro to the Novel
Fri, 05 Aug 2016
All Day Event

Seeing the Blues in Poetry
Sat, 06 Aug 2016
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Mariposa Poetry Reading
Sun, 07 Aug 2016
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM



The Writer's Center is a literary hub offering a supportive community to writers through workshops, readings, outreach, and special events. Not sure how to get started? Click here.




The new issue of Poet Lore has arrived!  It includes work by Idea Vilariño (Uruguay), translated by Jesse Lee Kercheval, two essays and reviews of ten books, and new work by Jason Tandon, Lindsay Tigue, Marge Piercy, and many more. Order your copy today!





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