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GATHER: NOVEMBER 15, 2017

orange-letter-g-512MWPA’s GATHER 18.0 encourages members (and their friends!) to meet and mingle with fellow members in one of fifteen (15!) locations around Maine for camaraderie and conversation on November 15. There is no agenda to GATHER besides getting together with your community of fellow writers to talk writing, reading, and life.

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JANICE N. HARRINGTON: An Evening of Poetry & Conversation

Harrington PrimitiveDate & Time: November 17 at 7 PM (Doors at 6:30 PM)
Location: SPACE Gallery

This MWPA Founder’s Project event welcomes award-winning poet Janice N. Harrington for a poetry reading and on-stage conversation with MWPA co-founder Lee Sharkey. …

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MWPA FALL INTERNSHIP

MWPA LOGO 2017-03The MWPA is currently looking for a fall intern to commit to 8-15 hours per week. Interns provide both general office and specific project support. Candidates who are enthusiastic about the literary arts and eager to pitch in with day-to-day operations at a small nonprofit will be the best fit for this position. 

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NEW MWPA WORKSHOP MODEL

Hand ShetterlyIn early October, the MWPA launches an exciting new memoir workshop model in Belfast. Led by Susan Hand Shetterly—winner of the 2011 Maine Literary Award for Nonfiction—the Memory & …

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