Writers Resist Philadelphia

  • May 22, 2017 This Thursday, May 25: Dreams & Nightmares Launch Party

    You're invited to celebrate the publication of *Dreams and Nightmares/SueƱos y Pesadillas* by Liliana Vasquez and Mark Lyons*, a memoir of Liliana's immigration journey from Central America to the U....

  • May 18, 2017 Our June event! & meeting this Saturday

    We have begun planning our June event, a follow-up to the Jan. 15 protest. We'll be in touch with a final date and guidelines for joining us as a reader soon. In the meantime, we need your help securi...

  • April 29, 2017 Next Meeting: Sat., May 20, 11am

    We will hold our next meeting on *Saturday, May 20, 11am-1pm at Penn Book Center* (34th and Sansom). Thank you to Penn Book Center for generously sharing their space!

  • April 25, 2017 Arts Funding Panel & Call for Submissions

    The *Moonstone Arts Center* invites poems of protest and resistance for a reading on *Sunday, May 7, 2 pm* and a companion chapbook. "Read a poem about war, about immigration, about women's issues, ab...

  • April 12, 2017 Writers Resist PHL Initiatives--Sign up!

    Saturday, April 8, about 25 of us met at the Penn Book Center to continue planning and taking action steps as we figure out how a writer's organization can most effectively support and lead the politi...

  • April 04, 2017 Philadelphia Writers Resist Planning-Action Meeting Saturday April 8, 1PM

    Please join us *Saturday April 8, 1-3PM*, for the next Writers Resist Philadelphia planning-action meeting.

  • March 22, 2017 Details for Next Meeting: April 8

    We will hold our next open planning meeting on:

  • March 18, 2017 Upcoming Events & Call for Submissions

    Mark your calendars: Our next meeting will be the afternoon of *Saturday, April 8*. Time and place TBA soon.

  • March 15, 2017 Opportunities, Events, & Meeting Minutes

    At Sunday's meeting, we worked on several projects and shared upcoming opportunities for writers in Philadelphia.

  • March 08, 2017 Meeting Sunday! and Call for Submissions

    Our next meeting is this *Sunday, March 12, 3-5pm*, at the *Ethical Society (1906 Rittenhouse Square)*. We will give updates on a few projects--including a spring event, partnerships with other organi...