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WLT All Member Meet-up – Austin, TX

October 28, 2023 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT

Free
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Join us in Austin on October 28 for the WLT All Member Meet-up in Austin, TX. This in-person meet-up will start at 3:00 PM CDT at Radio Coffee & Beer and will be open to all WLT members and any other writers who want to join in (so you can bring your other writer friends, the more, the merrier!). This meet-up is meant to bring as many writers together as we can, so while there will be no formal program, there will be games, giveaways, conversation, and community!

Who’s invited?

  • All current WLT Members
  • All past and (hopefully!) future WLT Members
  • Any writers looking to participate in their local writing community

In the meantime, meet your area’s Member Captain, Laurie Woodford and Janice Airhart. You can find their headshots and bios below.

RSVP using the button above to let us know you’re coming, and we’ll send you a reminder in the days leading up.

Curious where else we’re getting together? You can find the full list of locations and RSVP to the virtual meet-up here.

Featured Presenter(s)

Janice Airhart has been a medical technologist, biomedical research tech, freelance writer and editor, science teacher to pregnant teens, bioscience program representative and adjunct English professor. Her memoir, Mother of My Invention: A Motherless Daughter Memoir, won the 2021 Minerva Rising Memoir Contest and was published in 2022. Her essays and articles have appeared in The SunThe Science TeacherConcho River ReviewStory Circle Network’s Real Women Write 2019 and 2021 anthologies, among others. Airhart is currently revising a memoir about her years teaching science to teen moms, Subject to Change: What Teaching Teen Moms Taught Me, which she hopes to publish in 2024.

Laurie Woodford is the author of Anita Farleigh Unpacks, a romantic comedy (forthcoming with Boroughs Publishing Group), and Unsettled, a travel memoir (forthcoming with Unsolicited Press). Before writing full-time, she taught college English in the U.S., China and South Korea and earned an MFA from Queens University of Charlotte. She lives with her amazing husband, Bruce, and wonder dog, Journey, in Georgetown, Texas.

Details

Date:
October 28, 2023
Time:
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Radio Coffee & Beer
4204 Menchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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