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Neighborhood Writing Alliance's 2013 Annual Benefit
SAIC ballroom, 112 South Michigan Avenue
The evening will feature acclaimed author Nami Mun in conversation with Annie Tully, Director of Chicago Public Library’s One Book, One Chicago.
2012 Every Person Is a Philosopher Annual Benefit
Learn more about the power of our work by hearing directly from two NWA writers, Earlene Strickland and Betsy Benefield.
We are thrilled to release our brand-new toolkit, Now Is The Time to Respond: A Toolkit for Community Conversations and Writing, a collaboration of the Neighborhood Writing Alliance and the Project on Civic Reflection, in conjuction with our Freedom and Liberation Project.
Click on the cover image to view and download a free copy of the toolkit.
The Neighborhood Writing Alliance (NWA) provokes dialogue and promotes change by creating opportunities for adults in low-income Chicago neighborhoods to write, publish, and perform works about their lives. These works are published in the award-winning Journal of Ordinary Thought.