Archives for 2018

RIP Sister Ursula K. Le Guin

It is with great sorrow and the deepest respect that we bid farewell to Sister Ursula K. Le Guin, a  ground-breaking author, radical, feminist and revolutionary as well as a literary giant. What’s more, she was one of us, a member of NWU.  She was the author of more than 20 novels, a dozen books […]

IV CERTAMEN DE MICRORRELATOS HAY ESPERANZA (España)

01:04:2018 Género:  Relato, poesía Premio:   Diploma y publicación Abierto a:  sin restricciones por nacionalidad o residencia Entidad convocante: Fundación Vencer el Cáncer País de la entidad convocante: España Fecha de cierre:    01:04:2018   BASES   Si te gusta escribir, si quieres ser solidario, si quieres ver tus textos publicados en un libro… tienes muchos motivos […]

Two DC Events Feature Women Writers

When Joanne Rowling wrote the first book in the Harry Potter series, she was advised to use the name J.K. Rowling in order to hide her gender and expand her audience. This is but one modern example of the kind of circumstances that have faced women who have dared to write. An entire museum is […]