African American Read-In
The SLCC Community Writing Center, in partnership with the SLCC Black Student Union, will be hosting African American read-ins. Join us Monday, February 29th for one of two events! Come ready to share your favorite writing from African American authors, or just come and listen and enjoy!
Taylorsville Redwood Campus
Academic & Administration Building Atrium
4600 South Redwood Road
SLCC Community Writing Center
210 East 400 South, Suite 8
ReelAbilities Film Festival
May 20 & 21
Main City Library (210 East 400 South), Nancy Tessman Auditorium
ReelAbilities Film Festival brings together the community to promote awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with disabilities. ReelAbilities Film Festival showcases films, conversations and artistic programs to explore, embrace, and celebrate the diversity of our shared human experience.
See more at: ReelAbilities Film Festival or contact the CWC for more information.
sine cera: A DiverseCity Writing Series Community Reading
April 21st, 6-8 p.m.
Main City Library (210 East 400 South)
4th Floor Meeting Room
Join the SLCC Community Writing Center as we celebrate the writers of the DiverseCity Writing Series. Come hear members of your community share their thoughts, ideas and stories at this public reading of sine cera—a community anthology. Reception at the CWC following the reading, 8-9 p.m.
10th Annual Wasatch Iron Pen Literary Marathon
Artists of the written word face off in a 24-hour writing competition. Adult and Youth writers can participate in one of three categories (Fiction, Non-Fiction and Poetry) or can take on the Ultra Iron Pen challenge and write in all three! Writers of all genres and experience levels can register for the marathon beginning on May 1st at the SLCC Community Writing Center (located at Library Square) or online. After receiving the visual prompt on June 24th at 5:00pm, writers will have exactly one day to write. Submissions are due June 25th at 5 p.m. Winners will be announced Sunday, June 26 @ noon at the Utah Arts Festival Big Mouth Stage.