- Sunday, February 24, 1-3pm, Alaska Poets in Winter, a discussion on the 49 Writers blog with poets John Morgan and Emily Wall, moderated by Sandra Kleven.
- Monday, January 4, 7pm, Great Harvest Bread Company: Reading & Craft Talk featuring poet Anne Coray, who will discuss "The Poem Within."
- Wednesday, March 6, 6:30-9pm: Revision Intensive, a six-week series with Andromeda Romano-Lax – one slot left!
- Friday, March 22, 7pm, Great Harvest Bread: AQR and 49 Writers present a Reading & Craft Talk featuring Eva Saulitis.
- Saturday, March 23, 9-4: Prose/Poem, a workshop with Eva Saulitis.
- Saturday, March 23, 10am-1pm: Characters: Real & Imagined, a workshop with Amy O'Neill Houck at Juneau Arts & Humanities Council.
Arctic Light Elementary is holding a spring Book Fair at Barnes & Noble in Fairbanks on April 13, 10am-11pm. They welcome all authors and illustrators with books carried by the bookstore and who will be in Fairbanks on that day. All are invited to schedule a signing time during the event. If you are interested, please contact the Arctic Light PTA ASAP at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Save the date: The 2013 North Words Writers Symposium takes place in Skagway, May 29-June 1. Oregon writer laureate Kathleen Dean Moore is the keynote author/speaker, and also new to the faculty this year is Howard Weaver, Pulitizer Prize winning former editor of the Anchorage Daily News and now an author. For those of you interested in making the jump from journalism to writing non-fiction or fiction, this is the year for you! Other faculty members include John Straley, Kim Heacox, Andromeda Romano-Lax, Lynn Schooler, Dave Hunsaker, and Heather Lende. Faculty will serve on panels to discuss topics like overcoming writer's block, the path to publication, assessing reader needs, and writing personal essays, screenplays, and fiction.