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UCR DEPARTMENT OF CREATIVE WRITING

41st Annual Writers Week Conference

Tom Lutz, Writers Week director
Writers Week is the longest-running, free literary event in California and regularly attracts seasoned authors and those just beginning their careers.

February 12-17, 2018
CHASS Interdisciplinary Building, South – Screening Room, 1128
Free and open to the public.

Learn more: UCR Today article by Tess Eyrich

Writers include:

Maxine Hong Kingston, LA Review of Books/UCR Creative Writing Lifetime Achievement Award
Hadara Bar-Nadav
Sherwin Bitsui
Chris Buckley
Micah Chatterton
Charmaine Craig
Nanette Deetz
Josh Emmons
Janet Fitch, Steven Minot Lecturer
Tee Franklin
Roxane Gay
Myriam Gurba
John Jennings
Krys Lee
James Luna
Marco Maisto
Gina Nahai
Tess Taylor
Justin Torres
Vickie Vertiz

Parking: Complimentary permits available at the Kiosk.
Information: (951) 827-3245 performingarts@ucr.edu  www.creativewriting.ucr.edu  @UCRWritersWeek   #UCRWritersWeek

Works by Writers Week authors will be available at the UCR Bookstore and at Cellar Door Books in Canyon Crest Towne Center.

Writers Week 2018 is made possible by support from African Student Programs, LGBT Resource Center, The Well, Women’s Resource Center, Office of the Chancellor, Inlandia Institute, Department of Creative Writing Reading Series, Department of Ethnic Studies, California Center for Native Nations, Department of English, Los Angeles Review of Books, and Poets & Writers, Inc., through a grant it received from the James Irvine Foundation.