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Maine Women Writers Collection
Conferences, Programs and Events
Author Events
Features presentations by scholars and writers of contemporary fiction and non-fiction. Held annually, open to the public.

Academic Conference
An internationally known event whose themes relate to women's writing and explore issues of scholarly import represented in the Collection.

Donna M. Loring Lecture Series

The Donna M. Loring Lecture Series addresses current or historic Native American or aboriginal issues, indigenous rights, as well as women’s issues, civil rights, and issues of fairness and equality as they overlap with the concerns of tribal peoples.

A Gathering of Writers: Creative Writing Workshops

An ongoing series of creative writing workshops open to the public, with enrollment limited to 16. 

Building Narratives: Intermediate Fiction Writing Workshops

An intermediate fiction course focusing on the key elements writers use to build an effective story. Open to eight participants.


See also our many past events.