Community Writing Center


Writing Communities, Organizations, and Online Groups

League of Utah Writers
(local chapters across the state, yearly conference)

Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators
Local chapter

Romance Writers of America
Utah Chapter

International Thriller Writers

Mystery Writers of America

(Rocky Mountain Chapter meets in Denver)

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America

Writers @ Work
(annual conference in SLC)

Hatrack River Writers Workshop
(Orson Scott Card's site, forums, discussions, reviews of the first 13 lines of your work)

Women Writing the West
(writers and other professionals promote books about the woman's west, annual conference)

Life, the Universe & Everything: The Marion K. "Doc" Smith symposium on science fiction and fantasy
(annual conference in Provo)

(for professionals)

Author Incognito
(for aspiring LDS writers)

Online Writing Workshop for Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror
(post your work and receive reviews and ratings, subscription-based)


Other Community Writing & Literacy Centers

UNC-Chapel Hill Community Writing Center
826 Valencia
CSU Center for Community Literacy
UW Community Literacy Program

Student Writing Centers in Utah

Salt Lake Community College Student Writing Center
University of Utah Student Writing Center
Westminster College Student Writing Center
Weber State University Writing Center
Southern Utah University Writing Center
Utah Valley University Online Writing Lab
Dixie State College Online Writing Lab
Snow College Writing Lab

Writing Resources

Strunk & White’s The Elements of Style
The Chicago Manual of Style
Purdue University’s Online Writing Lab
International Writing Centers Association
Community Literacy Journal


The City Library
Salt Lake County Library

DiverseCity Writing Series Partners

Literacy Action Center
Utah Pride Center
Valley Mental Health

Community Writing Partners

Artspace, Inc.
Cancer Wellness House
Centro Civico Mexicano
Disabled Rights Action Committee
English Skills Learning Center
Healthy Environment Alliance of Utah
International Rescue Committee
KRCL Radio
LDS Employment Resource Services
Literacy Action Center
Rape Recovery Center
R.E.I. Inc.
Salt Lake City Library System
Salt Lake City Youth City 
SLCC Alumni Association
SLCC Grand Theatre
SLCC Thayne Center for Service
Salt Lake County Lead Free Kids Program
Salt Lake County Library System

Save Our Canyons
Sorenson Multi-Cultural Center
Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance
SpyHop Productions
The Road Home
University of Utah Lowell Bennion Community
     Service Center

University of Utah School of Social Work

University/Neighborhood Partners
Utah Arts Council
Utah Arts Festival
Utah Cultural Celebration Center of West Valley
Utah Department of Workforce Services
Utah Humanities Council
Utah Pride Center
Utah Rivers Council
Valley Mental Health
Volunteers of America
Weber State University
Writers @ Work

Local Supporters

KCPW radio station
KRCL radio station
KUER radio station
King's English Bookshop
League of Women Voters of Utah

Literary Arts Organizations


City Art
Utah Arts Council