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Final two events of the year!

On Sunday, November 18th from 12-2:30, join us at Centuries & Sleuths in Forest Park, IL as Sean Cusick of Second City teaches us Improv Techniques for Writers! No improv experience or humor necessary, but you'll want to bring a pen and notebook to participate. Our final meeting for the year is Sunday, December 2nd at [...]

2018-11-05T20:38:57+00:00 November 5th, 2018|Events, Guest speaker, Public|

MWA Midwest at Printers Row!

MWA Midwest Chapter will once again have a presence at Chicago's Printers Row Lit Fest!  We hope you'll join us for some fun. Keep watching this space for updates! Saturday, June 9th (10am - 6pm) Booth Schedule Authors will sell and sign their books. 10 – 12 pm: Barbara Barnett, Michael Barsa, Winnie Li 12 [...]

2018-06-27T16:33:31+00:00 May 28th, 2018|Contests, Events, Guest speaker, Public|

May with MWA Midwest!

I'm packed for Edgars Week in New York City! I can't wait to spend time with my mystery colleagues from all over the country... particularly the other judges of the YA novel category with whom I spent a lot of time reading, debating, and ranking over one hundred books last year. If you're also there [...]

2018-04-23T20:49:35+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|Contests, Events, Public, Uncategorized|

April 22nd MWA Midwest Chapter Meeting

"You've Written a Short Story. Now What?" 1pm - 3pm Evanston Public Library Main Branch Community Meeting Room 1703 Orrington Ave. Evanston, IL MWA Chapter Vice President J. Michael Major moderates this panel about what to do after you’ve written the short story. Writers and editors Tim Chapman, Cina Pelayo, and Richard Thomas will discuss [...]

2018-04-17T23:39:33+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Events, Guest speaker, How to, Public|

Starting 2018 with MWA Midwest!

Publicist Dana Kaye spoke at our January meeting on productivity, and you can watch the video on our Facebook page. Another reason to visit our Facebook page is our first Facebook Potluck of the year on Friday, February 23rd from 7-10pm CST. All are welcome. Our in-person chapter meeting is February 11th from 12-2pm at Centuries & Sleuths in Forest [...]

2018-01-28T11:01:36+00:00 January 28th, 2018|Events, Guest speaker, Public|

September MWA Midwest events

Mark your calendar to go back to school with MWA Midwest! Sunday, September 17, 2017, 12:00 p.m. Centuries and Sleuths Bookstore, 7419 Madison St., Forest Park, IL MWA Midwest Chapter Meeting Learn about characterization and voice from MWA Midwest board member Susanna Calkins! 12:00 p.m. Social time, 1:00 p.m. workshop begins Open to the public! [...]

2017-08-31T18:21:37+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Events, Public|

MWA Midwest will be at Printers Row Lit Fest #PRLF17

MWA Midwest will be at Printers Row in Chicago this weekend. We'll have authors selling/signing books at the booth at Polk & Plymouth all weekend, and you can also catch several of our authors on the main Printers Row schedule. Specifically, catch MWA at the following events: • Saturday, June 10, 12:30-1:30, Jones College Prep [...]

2017-06-08T10:39:16+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Events, Public|