_Happy New Year Gulf Coasters
Fairhope 2012 is just around the corner. Now would be a great time to try out our new online registration. It's super easy...and tons of fun. Register today by clicking here.It's 2012 and our conference is fast approaching...this means it time to get to work. Let's start with news!
It's confirmed! GCACWT welcomes Ravi Howard as our Fairhope 2012 keynote speaker.
Ravi Howard won the 2008 Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence for his novel, Like Trees, Walking. He was also a finalist for The Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award. Howard has received fellowships and awards from the National Endowment for the Arts, Hurston-Wright Foundation, Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, and the New Jersey Council on the Arts. Howard work has appeared in Callaloo, Massachusetts Review, The New York Times, and on NPR’s All Things Considered. As a sports producer with NFL Films, he won an Emmy in 2005 for his work on Inside the NFL. He lives in Atlanta, Georgia. You can check out his website at www.ravihoward.com.
Time to Register
Fairhope 2012 is just around the corner. Now would be a great time to try out our new online registration. It's super easy...and tons of fun. Register today by clicking here.
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Logo Design Contest Extension
Everybody's busy...And I should have been sending reminders. Anyway, we are extending the logo design contest until March 15th. Winner will be announced during the conference. So please...design away. Click Here for Details....
Gulf Coast Association of Creative Writing Teachers brings together teachers of writing, students, writers, editors, and publishers from Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, and others from—or interested in— the Gulf Coast region and its writing.