Third Thursday of each month (except December)
Social time: 7:00 p.m.
Program: 7:30 p.m.
This meeting is free and open to the public
Location: Barnes & Noble Westlake
701 Capital of Texas Highway South, Austin
For further details: 512.499.8914
Celebration of Poetry: Readings and Discussion on Writing PoetryMichelle Paulsen and Scott Wiggerman - Thursday, April 21
Michelle Paulsen, Assistant Professor of English at The Victoria College, has written several books of poetry, including Labor and Delivery and Dirt, nominated for the Pushcart Award in 2002. Scott Wiggerman, the author of Vegetables and Other Relationships, is the 2003 winner of the D.H. Lawrence Scholarship in Poetry sponsored by the Taos Summer Writers Conference. He has published in numerous journals, most recently this year in modern words, Pebble Lake Review, Homestead Review, Windhover, and New Texas; and the 2004 anthologies This New Breed: Gents, Barbarians, and Bad Boys 2 and di-verse-city.
Writers at the UT ClubThursday, May 19
The Writers' League of Texas celebrates the written word on Thursday, May 19, at the UT Austin Club in the Darrell K. Royal Memorial Stadium. Featured authors include: Elizabeth Moon, Ben Rehder, Jo Virgil, Frederick Williams, Ric Williams, and a promising young author from "Voices in Ink." Emcee for the night will be author Mary Gordon Spence. For more details about this annual event, please visit: www.writersleague.org/WritersUTClub.htm
For additional information or directions to the program, call the League at 512.499.8914 or email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
2005 Literary Merit AwardFriday, September 30, 2005
7 p.m. at the Texas State History Museum
Acclaimed author Ann Patchett, author of The Patron Saint of Liars, Taft, The Magician's Assistant, Bel Canto, and Truth & Beauty, will be the 2005 recipient of the Writers' League of Texas Award of Literary Merit. For more details about his annual event, go to: www.writersleague.org/merit_award.htm . For additional information or directions to the program, call the League at 512.499.8914 or email us at: email@example.com.