Upcoming W@W Events

Re-boot Camp with Jack Amiel

What: “Script and Screenwriting for Film and Television: Moving from idea to premier”

When: Saturday, November 8, 2014 (10am – 4pm)

Where: University of Utah Campus

Cost: $100, including lunch. Seating is limited.

Call 801.996.3313 to register, or email jennifer@writersatwork.org.

Get more workshop details here – Workshop: Jack Amiel

There will be a maximum of 16 participants, so make the commitment and register today!

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Writers@Work This Week

Writers@Work 2014 starts this Wednesday, June 4, and runs through Sunday, June 8.

All evening events are free and open to the public. Come join us at 7:30 pm, Wednesday through Saturday, at Alta Lodge, near the top of Little Cottonwood Canyon (next-to-the-last lodge on the right): 10230 St. Route 210, Alta, UT 84092-8040. If you have any questions, please call 801-742-3500 or 800-707-2582. The Kings English Bookstore will be on site at the lodge to sell books by the featured writers.

Schedule of Free Evening Events

Wednesday, June 4 – Opening Faculty Panel: Why we write? (Ellen Bass, Robin Hemley, Michael Martone, Lawrence Coates, Rachel Weaver)

Thursday, June 5 – Readings with Guest writer and Fellowship Competition Winners

(Rachel Weaver, author of Point of Direction; Molly Spencer, poetry fellowship winner; Mary Craig, non-fiction fellowship winner; Mil Norman-Risch, fiction fellowship winner)

Friday, June 6 – Readings with fiction and multi-genre faculty (Lawrence Coates, fiction; Michael Martone, multi-genre)

Saturday, June 7 — Readings with poetry and non-fiction faculty (Ellen Bass, poetry; Robin Hemley, non-fiction)

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Gearing up for a great conference in 2014 (June 4-8)

Our June conference starts in just a few days on Wednesday, June 4. All our Fellowship winners are attending this year and doing readings from their work. Manuscripts are still coming in for workshops and consultations. It’s great to see everything come together.

Here are some links with our Workshop Faculty, Consulting Faculty, and Fellowship Winners. Check out these interviews to get a taste for the conference ahead: Robin Hemley (leader of the non-fiction fellowship), Mary Craig (winner of non-fiction fellowship), Emma Komlos-Hrobsky (editor at Tin House), Steve Woodward (editor at Graywolf Press), Molly Spencer (winner of the poetry fellowship), Michael Martone (leader of multi-genre workshop), Ellen Bass (leader of poetry workshop), Rachel Weaver (visiting writer, who just made the top-ten Oprah list), Mil Norman-Risch (winner of the fiction fellowship), Lawrence Coates (leader of fiction workshop), Ben Behunin (visiting writer/artist), Michael McLane (editor of Sugar House Review) and Joan Coles and Klancy de Nevers (Writers@Work veterans and patron saints). Watch for more interviews later this week.

Join us for the 2014 Writers@Work Conference in Alta, Utah, June 4 – 8, 2014. Learn more about the faculty and what to expect from each workshop. Have you already decided which workshop is best for you? Click here to register online. If you prefer to mail in your registration, download the form here.

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