• In 2014 the IWP continued its new MOOC series How Writers Write: Talks on Craft and Commitment. An interactive study of the practice of creative writing, How Writers Write Fiction presents a curated collection of short, intimate talks created by fifty authors of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and plays.
  • Walt Whitman's Song of Myself

    Every Atom takes place as a conversation among multitudes: a renowned poet and translator, Christopher Merrill; a preeminent Whitman scholar, Ed Folsom; and you, along with many others who enter into a spirited exchange about how this challenging and mind-altering poem accretes new meaning for every reader.

  • Talks on Craft and Commitment

    The Course

    How Writers Write Poetry, a six-week course beginning on June 28, 2014, is an interactive study of the practice of writing poetry. The course...