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December 12, 2014

2015 CSWS Northwest Women Writers Symposium

image of poster for Writer's Symposium

“Our Daily Bread: Women’s Stories of Food and Resilience”

When: May 7 – 9, 2015
Where: University of Oregon and the Eugene Public Library
Keynote speaker: Diana Abu-Jaber

The fourth annual CSWS Northwest Women Writers Symposium will be held Thursday May 7, 2015, through Saturday May 9, 2015. Diana Abu-Jaber (Crescent; The Language of Baklava; Birds of Paradise) is the keynote author and will be joined by writers Novella Carpenter (Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer); scholar, activist, social justice novelist, editor Breeze Harper (Sistah Vegan; Scars); poet Donna Henderson (The Eddy Fence), and others.

WGS is co-sponsoring this event.