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Maryland State Arts Council


Dec 19

Annapolis Chapter Meeting - Open Mic

MWA members read from published or unpublished, finished or in-progress work in front of a friendly group of supportive people. Five-minute limit. Sign up ahead of time or that night.

Jan 7

MWA Board Meeting - January 7

MWA Board Meeting Monday, January 7, 2019. Howard County Library Savage Branch Albert Einstein Classroom 9525 Durness Lane Laurel, Maryland 20723

Feb 28

Howard County Chapter: An Invitation to Write – Children’s Literature and Developing Young Writers

Children’s Author Faye McCray discusses her approach to storytelling for young children, along with ways to encourage children to build their own stories.

Mar 28

Howard County Chapter: Writing for Comics and other Graphic Genres

Description: Al Gross, award-winning writer for comic books, syndicated comic strips, and television, shares how he became a writer, along with the peculiarities of writing for graphic genres.

Apr 18

Howard County Chapter: The Science Fiction Market Today: Building your Brand and Audience

Description: Beth Martin, self-published author of five science fiction novels, discusses the market for Science Fiction / Fantasy today, what consumers of the genre are looking for, and how to leverage SciFi/ComiCon/Fantasy conventions to build you

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MWA chapter meetings are open to the public and are free to MWA members and first-time guests. Returning non-members will be asked to pay $5. Non-members wishing to join MWA may do so at meetings or here

Events marked 'FYI' are not MWA events, and are provided as a courtesy for the benefit of members and supporters.

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