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Summer Writers’ Lectures and Readings Announced

Register today for the 2014 Port Townsend Writers’ Conference and enjoy an astonishing array of small-group workshops, craft lectures, guided freewrites, readings and more with some of the leading voices in fiction, non-fiction and poetry today.  Our full Conference schedule is posted here, and Readings and Lecture offerings here.


Jennine Capó Crucet: A philosophy of teaching writing

Four years after her first awkward months at Cornell, Jennine Capó Crucet became the first person in her family to earn a college degree, graduating Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a degree in English. Richard Price had been the first to suggest that she apply to MFA programs, and after some serious thinking