The Mark Twain Writers Workshop

has not been held since 2013, its 31st year,
and possibly will not return.

 Please consider: 

*  joining us for the New Letters Weekend Writing Conference,
Returning in June 2018 (link to details),
the Kansas City region's most dynamic
gathering of writers,

* sending a tax-deductible contribution to support New Letters
and its endeavors (link to details).

 With sincere gratitude, the editor.

Kansas City Literary Events

Lauren Hunter & Erica Lewis

Saturday, August 26, 2017
Kansas City, Mo.

News

Tracy K. Smith has been named the next U.S. Poet Laureate!

Hear poetry from her Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Life on Mars, on the New Letters on the Air half-hour show or a short excerpt on KCUR before she was in Kansas City last year. Find out more about our new ambassador for poetry from NPR.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.