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Bianchini Write On Award

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Charles Olson’s Table

Our Annual Appeal

The Gloucester Writers Center spans the generations with memory and imagination, and the community responds. Your participation makes our work possible. Please read our annual letter and give what you can. Follow this link, press the donate button at the top right of our homepage, or send a check to 126 East Main Street. No […]

10-Minute Playwrights Honored

Linda Finigan, Carole Frohlich, and M. Lynda Robinson at the women’s playwriting festival, “Our Voices,” at Wellesley College in September.  Their plays were developed in the Writing a 10-Minute Play Workshop and were selected from many submissions to be part of the Festival.  Join us for our next staged reading of 10-minute plays on Sunday, […]

A Few Thoughts on Ken Irby and Gloucester and the Kenneth Irby Memorial Celebration at the Gloucester Writers Center 26 September 2015 by Kyle Waugh “The Nation can only come into being”, Kenneth Irby writes (I’ll call him Ken) in the prefatory poem to his 1968 book The Flower of Having Passed Through Paradise in […]

Writers Feasts: All the Time Before & All the Time After: Feast with Greg Gibson

 Writers Feasts are dinners generously prepared and donated by Gloucester Writer Center supporters. You pay a fee of $60 for a place at the table. You will converse with an author or participate in a writer themed event. The amount raised from each feast goes to the GWC. If you want to sign up call Susan at 978.852.1713 or send […]

Music from the Poet’s Cabaret