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AWP Panel: "But I Need My Day Job: Creating a Kick-Ass Writing Education in Your Own Community"

  • 1301 2nd Ave S Minneapolis, MN, 55403 United States (map)

AWP Conference Panel. Description:

F292. Not everyone can pursue a writing degree or feels finished with their education once they have one. This panel brings students and teachers from the Loft Literary Center and Lighthouse Writers together to discuss models of writing education in community-based centers. Many writing careers have blossomed from such centers, into book deals, national awards, and more. Panelists will talk about how the programs work, how they can be replicated, and how efforts like these can help people make writing a lasting part of their lives. (Carrie Mesrobian,  Jennifer Dodgson,  William Haywood Henderson,  Erika Krouse,  Beth Nelson)

Minneapolis Convention Center, Room L100 H&I, Lower Level (1301 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55403)