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MWPA GROWS

mwpa-logo-2017-01In Response to Member Survey and Strategic Plan, MWPA Expands Staff   In May, the Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance’s board of directors completed a six month-long strategic planning process. The results of this initiative will roll out in 2019 and over the coming years. In anticipation, the organization is excited to announce some immediate …

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AUTUMN’S 10-WEEK MASTERCLASSES

TenThree times a year, the MWPA offers 10-week intensive masterclasses in different genres. The workshops of no more than 12 participants meet weekly for craft lectures and to workshop one another’s manuscripts. In autumn 2018, Ron Currie, Jr. will lead a fiction workshop, Caitlin Shetterly will lead memoir, and Megan Grumbling will lead poetry. 

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MWPA Fall Internship

mwpa-logo-2017-01The MWPA is currently looking for a fall or academic year intern to commit to 8-15 hours per week starting in September through mid-December, or a later date TBD based on the intern’s availability. Interns provide both general office and specific project support. There will be some continuity in tasks, but interns should be prepared to be flexible. Candidates who are eager to …

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Balancing Act 2: Submissions

LittoralLittoral Books is inviting submissions for its second anthology of poetry by Maine women, Balancing Act 2. Maine women poets of all ages and backgrounds, including students, new Mainers, and previously unpublished poets, are encouraged to submit their work. Payment will be in the form of …

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