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20th annual Writers’ Week brings writing superstars to UNCW

Writer's Week Publishing Panel participants, from left to right: Morgan Davis, Cameron Dezen Hammon, Emily Smith, and Beth Staples.

Hayley Swinson, Contributing Writing

November 12, 2019

Last week marked the 20th annual Writers’ Week at UNC Wilmington, hosting twenty writers, including ten current faculty and alumni. The keynote speaker was Ayana Mathis, New York Times bestselling author of The Twelve Tribes of Hattie. Mathis took the stage on Thursday night, drawing in the most...

UNCW Department of Creative Writing celebrates eighteenth Writer’s Week


Carey Shook, Contributing Writer

November 16, 2017

Each year during the last week of October, the UNC Wilmington Department of Creative Writing hosts Writers’ Week – a series of events that brings in authors, publishers, alumni and professors to speak to the current MFA and BFA students studying creative writing, as well as to the public. These events...

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