Writers Night Out…!
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
at The Basement
(formerly Bishop’s Lounge)
21 Center Street, Northampton
Featured Reader: Michael White
Michael C. White is the author of six previous novels, including Beautiful Assassin, which won the 2011 Connecticut Book Award for Fiction, and Soul Catcher, which was a Booksense and Historical Novels Review selection. He has also published a collection of stories, Marked Men. The founding editor of the fiction anthologies American Fiction and Dogwood, he also began and was the director of Fairfield University’s MFA in Creative Writing Program.
If you want to read, put your name in the hat up until 7:10.
The reading starts at 7:15, and each reader will have five minutes.
Further information: Jacqueline Sheehan (413) 582-0661
Admission is free; participants are encouraged to buy a drink in support of the venue.
Please join us!
Writers Night Out – July 5, 2016
Featured Reader: Ellen Wittlinger
SAVE THE DATE!
STRAW DOG AUTHOR SHOWCASE
(formerly known as Straw Dog Treats)
Wed., September 21, 2016 – 7:00 P.M.
Every year, Straw Dog Writers Guild offers members the opportunity to dazzle the public with short excerpts read from their recently published books.
This year, the Straw Dog Author Showcase will be co-sponsored by the Forbes Library and will be held in the gorgeous Coolidge Museum room.
Refreshments will be served, and participating authors will have the opportunity to sell their books and network with other writers.
So, save the date – Wednesday, September 21st, 7 pm. And if you are a SDWG member with a book published in 2015 or 2016 (fiction, poetry, nonfiction) and would like to participate, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Straw Dog Craft Presentations and Salons are Now Free!
Donations Warmly Accepted
Your generosity at the programs, and your membership, will now be even more critical if Straw Dog Writers Guild is to continue current programming, and expand our offerings. We exist solely through volunteer help, membership fees, and your support.