Community Writing Workshops

Creative Writing Faculty at IU East offer creative writing workshops free of charge, open to the public. Topics change monthly.  All workshops are on Saturdays, from 2 – 3:30 pm, at the Martha Dwyer Community Center, 1417 N A St, Richmond, IN 47374, in Richmond Indiana.

Regional Writers Series

The Regional Writers Series highlights the remarkable diversity of writers in the Midwest: from rural bards to Affrilachian poets, Rust Belt essayists to post-apocalyptic novelists, slam poets to true crime short story writers, and more. Past writers include Michael Martone, Scott Russell Sanders, Claire Vaye Watkins, Michael Mlekoday, David Baker, and Steve Scafidi, among other writers. Writers featured in 2019-2020 will include Amit Majmudar and Angela Palm.

Campus Events

Throughout the academic year, IU East also hosts a number of events on campus. These are for students, and also open to the community.

“Karenina” by Charis Tsevis is licensed under cc by 2.0.