• AWP 2016


    Find CWP faculty, staff, students, and alums at officially listed AWP events and the bookfair. Use the hashtag #CWPatAWP16 to connect in Los Angeles.

    @ the bookfair

    Fine The CWP, Water~Stone Review, Runestone, and rps in booth #926 at the AWP Bookfair.
    Use the interactive map

    @ panels and readings

    • We Have Your Interests at Heart: Teaching Memoir in the Era of Mandatory Reporting
      Thursday, noon - 1:15. AWP Bookfair Stage, Exhibit Hall, Level One
      Kathy Flann, Becka James, Glen Retief, Paula Barran, Patricia Weaver Francisco
    • Graywolf Press Emerging Authors: On Publishing First and Second Books
      Thursday, noon - 1:15. Room 403B, Meeting Room Level of Convention Center
      Jensen Beach, Gretchen Marquette (MFA '12), Solmaz Sharif, Mark Doten, Margaret Dean
    • Invisible Ethics: Values, Practices, and Greater Good in the CW Classroom
      Friday, 10:30 - 11:45. Room 402AB, Meeting Room Level of Convention Center
      Amy Weldon, Patrick Hicks, Sejal Shah, Athena Kildegaard,Taylor Brorby (MALS '13)
    • You Can't Write That: The Curious Case of Bias in YA Lit
      Friday, 3:00 - 4:15. Room 407, Meeting Room Level of Convention Center
      Janet Fox, Joy Preble, Geoff Herbach (MFA '06), Cecil Castellucci, Varian Johnson
    • Girls on Fire: Beyond the "Strong" Female Character in Books for Young Readers
      Friday, 4:30 - 5:45. Room 503, Meeting Room Level of Convention Center
      Megan Atwood (MFAC '09/fac), Anne Ursu (MFAC faculty), Laura Ruby (MFAC faculty), Alicia Williams (MFAC '13)
    • Stand Up Poetry in a Stand Up Town
      Friday, 4:30 - 5:45. Room 404AB, Meeting Room Level of Convention Center
      Kim Dower, Charles Harper Webb, Ron Koertge (MFAC faculty), Brendan Constantine, Michael Constantine
    • Social Justice in Speculative & Fantastical Fiction for Young Readers
      Saturday, 1:30 - 2:45. Room 512, Meeting Room Level of Convention Center
      Anne Ursu (MFAC faculty), Justina Ireland (MFAC current), Daniel José Older, William Alexander, Tananarive Due

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    See you in LA!

    Did we miss something? Please contact Christine Rousu (crousu@hamline.edu) with updates.