Quick Notes, June 19, 2017

by Eileen McIntire, President

Reminder: MWA Annual Meeting, Tuesday, June 20, Miller Public Library, Ellicott City, 7 p.m. On the Program: Readings by the MWA Book Awards winners.


Job Opening: Writer

Professor Dale Green, Morgan State University, Baltimore, is looking for a writer to help write his publications and other papers as needed. His field is Historic Preservation specializing in university heritage, historic black universities and colleges, black architects, historic African American districts, along with other historic preservation aspects. The position is contractual and the writer would be expected to work at Morgan State University in Baltimore. If you are interested, contact Wendy McGee-Preti, MCRP, Research Associate to Professor Green, 443.885.3225 or 443.885.4831. 


Free Writing Festival at the National Archives

Carl Rauscher, former member of MWA, sends this announcement about a free writing festival, sponsored by the National Archives, to be held on Friday, July 7 and Saturday, July 8 at the National Archives Museum in Washington, D.C. The upcoming public event is called "The 'Write' Stuff." Select events will be live-streamed or available via webinar for those who can’t make it in person. For more information, go to