Upcoming Events

Communications Committee Meeting

The Communications Committee meeting is a working meeting. Anyone interested in promoting KWG and raising the profile of the Guild in the community is welcome to attend.

Date: Tue, Feb 9, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Scifi Fantasy Writers Group

Our group is open. You must be a KWG member to join.

Date: Thu, Feb 18, 2016 - 6:30 pm

Deadline: East Tennessee Writer

Deadline for content for the Knoxville Writers' Guild Newletter is due on the 20th of each month. Goodnews, articles, poetry and short fiction are welcome. Send submissions to KWGnews@gmail.com.


Date: Sat, Feb 20, 2016 (All day)

"Write or Die" Slam Poetry Workshop

Hip-hop spoken word artist and six-time nationally ranked slam poet Black Atticus will teach the "Write or Die" workshop with slam-poetry techniques from 1 to 3 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 27 at Central United Methodist Church's Fellowship Hall at 201 E. Third Ave. Sponsored by the Knoxville Writers' Guild, cost is $35 for KWG members and $40 for nonmembers. The building is handicapped accessible.
Date: Sat, Feb 27, 2016 - 1:00 pm
Member Cost: $35.00
Non-Member Cost: $40.00

March monthly meeting with publishing marketer

The Knoxville Writers’ Guild will host local publishing marketer Caitlin Hamilton Summie at their March 3 program.


Date: Thu, Mar 3, 2016 - 7:00 pm

Guild News

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The Knoxville Writers’ Guild has provided a forum for East Tennessee writers to meet and network for over 20 years. Our monthly meeting offers a wide variety of guest speakers to inform and enrich our craft. The Guild is home to a variety of writers’ groups that give writers the opportunity to have their work read and critiqued in a supportive and congenial atmosphere. Finally, the Guild runs its annual contest for which we receive submissions from all over the world.

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A comical commentary and inspirational insight into the foibles and follies of life.

Memories of a Loose Woman

by: Judy DiGregorio

KWG Address

Knoxville Writers' Guild
P.O. Box 10326
Knoxville TN 37939-0326

Equal Opportunity

The Knoxville Writers' Guild
does not discriminate
against any person
because of race, age, gender,
handicap or country of national orgin.

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