KWW 2015 will feature Lois-Ann Yamanaka!
Lois-Ann Yamanaka is the author of Saturday Night at the Pahala Theatre, Wild Meat and the Bully Burgers, Blu’s Hanging, Heads by Harry, Name Me Nobody, Father of the Four Passages, The Heart’s Language, and Behold the Many. Her work has received numerous awards including the Hawai’i Award for Literature, the American Book Award, the Children’s Choice for Literature, and the Pushcart Prize for poetry. Yamanaka was the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship.
This year’s workshop will be held on Saturday, 21 March 2015. A full schedule, including a full list of facilitators will be released soon. To register for the event now, visit the Registration page.
The Ko`olau Writers Workshop offers instruction and advice to writers of all levels. Held each spring on the Hawai`i Loa Campus in Kaneohe, KWW features intensive workshop sessions in poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and scriptwriting. The keynote speaker will give an address and Q&A on the craft and practice of writing. Registration fee includes your choice of two workshop sessions (one in the morning and the other in the afternoon), as well as lunch, parking, and the keynote address.