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5 writers are shortlisted for the 2022 CBC Short Story Prize

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Why novelists like to fictionalize French philosophers

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Kingsmead launches young writers competition

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Award-winning author Shuggie Bain, along with well-known Ukrainian novelists and journalist Lyse Doucet at the Chipping Norton Literary Festival

War journalist Lyse Doucet, Adam Kay, bestselling author of This is Going to Hurt, and Shuggie…

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7 Books by Trinidadian Writers Available on Amazon

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Mingle with renowned novelists at the 20th annual Breakfast with the Authors

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Childcare will be provided for the writers’ retreats that Moniack Mhor announces as part of his latest course program

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Screenwriters Association Announces 2022 Script Lab Winners

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Maimonides Fund Announces Jewish Writers’ Initiative Digital Storytelling Lab

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Writers of All Ages Invited to Enter Word Poetry and Short Story Contest – The Oakland Press

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How do novelists incorporate the pandemic into their work?

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the real 18th century writers who used pseudonyms to stir up controversy

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Indigenous graphic novelists and “super racist stereotypes”

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Reese Witherspoon’s Book Club is looking for various female writers for its scholarship

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NorthWords NWT honors writers with literary awards

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What We’re Reading: Writers and Readers on the Books They Enjoyed in March | Books

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James Welch Festival to Bring Indigenous Writers to Missoula | Arts & Theater

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Adaptations of the book “Outlander” include personal elements of the screenwriters

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REGIONAL SCREENPLAYERS DEVELOP MARKET-READY PITCHES THROUGH NCIG-NETFLIX “LAB 6X6” PROGRAM

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Radical new female Urdu writers use poetry to call for changes in gender roles in Pakistan, major new study finds

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The Dramatists Guild Legal Defense Fund releases new guide for production on college campuses

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HamptonsFilm Announces 22nd Annual Screenwriters Lab Attendees

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Chaffee County Writers Exchange Writing Workshop scheduled for Monday, March 28 – by Ark Valley Voice Staff

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NM Film Office and Stowe Story Labs Collaborate on Screenwriters Program

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Writers@Work Program Welcomes Pulitzer Prize Finalist Karen Russell to Chattanooga

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Oscar-nominated writers discuss ‘respecting’ source material

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Wood, Akanbi, Abba, 15 others for Loatad Wa Writers Residency 2022 | The Guardian Nigeria News

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Snow Days 2022: four novelists expand consciousness

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In its second year, the Dallas Literary Festival praises the merits of writers from here and abroad

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Readings and Writers: Upcoming Contests and Awards for Area Writers – Duluth News Tribune

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David Henry Hwang and Adam Gwon Join Playwrights Guild Council

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Writers of the Future 38 cover revealed

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Sundance Institute Announces 2022 Intensive Screenwriters Fellows

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Marquette Heights man wins International Writers of the Future competition

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Realness African Screenwriters Residency Incubator Program 2022

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Larry Dorman Wins Tim Rosaforte Distinguished Writers’ Award at Honda

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