May 15, 2013 - BAMA BONES, L-R - Kathryn Yarborough, Development Director at University of Alabama, Janice Law, AWWNM Founder, Dr. Trudier Harris, May 2013 Speaker; Dr. Dana Williams. ‘Bama Bones program co-sponsored with Alabama Center for the Book and AWWNM. Click here to hear Dr. Trudier Harris, plus "Roll Tide" cheers! (Also hear Dr. Harris on related video on State Meant 4 U page).

April 17, 2013 - FOIA WOMEN Experts on Freedom of Information Act, at AWWNM’s April 17 event. L-R - Angela Canterbury, Project on Government Oversight (POGO), Janice Law (AWWNM Founder), and attorney Lucy Dalglish, Dean of Merrill School of Journalism at University of Maryland.
Click here to hear Dalglish and Canterbury discuss FOIA

Janice Law, AWWNM Founder, with Dana Gioia, past director, National Endowment for the Arts, who spoke on his new book: Pity the Beautiful. His presentation was sponsored by AWWNM.

Watch Poet Dana Gioia Presentation Video

HONORING NEBRASKA WOMEN WRITERS Willa Cather Scholars gathered at AWWNM in March 2013 just as a new book based on her correspondence appeared on Page One of the New York Times. Presenters are L-R - Janice Law (AWWNM Founder), Dr. Joseph Urgo, Dr. Ann Romines, Dr. Max (Martha) Despain, Leslie Levy, and Lora Black.
See March 26 Willa Cather Panel Video

SMITHSONIAN CURATOR Lisa Kathleen Graddy, Curator of the Smithsonian’s First Ladies Exhibit at the National Museum of American History, speaks February 14, 2013 at AWWNM. Patricia Krider (in blue), Executive Director of First Ladies Library, Canton, Ohio, and Maurine Beasley, Eleanor Roosevelt biographer, wait to speak.

Anita McBride Chief of Staff to former First Lady Laura Bush speaks at AWWNM’s First Anniversary Celebration February 14, 2013

AWWNM 1st Anniversary
Feb 14 (Part 1)

AWWNM 1st Anniversary
Feb 14 (Part 2)

AWWNM 1st Anniversary 2/14/13 Part 3

AWWNM Playwrights Panel, Washington, D.C. - L-R: Mary Hall Surface; Jennifer Nelson; Renee Calarco; Janice Law, Founder. Click to hear Stellar playwrights describe their craft; plus reps from playwright groups.

Latina Poets -- Co-sponsored with AWWNM and Notre Dame University. L-R -- Carmen Calatayud, Maritza Rivera, Neida Perez, and featured poet Rachel Eliza Griffiths who is profiled in Oprah Winfrey’s Magazine, Janice Law, AWWNM Founder.

Latina Poets, January 29, 2013

Oct 23 - Adams to Wharton: The Ransom Center's American Women Writers


Nov 14 - Copyright Fair Use

Mar 27 - Poet Dana Gioia Presentation


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