News & Events

CWP builds community around writing on campus and beyond by hosting events for students and teachers, interviewing campus writers, maintaining a resource library, and publishing an online forum for the teaching of writing across campus.

We are proud of our campus writing community, and we work to showcase that community’s talents.

News

October 15, 2020
The next AWP examination is scheduled for January 6, 2021 at 6 pm PST and 9 a.m. January 7, 2021. Registration will open in November. Please see more information on our AWP information page. Results will be ready before the beginning of spring 2021 classes. 
September 3, 2020
Former College Writing student Erinn Wong’s research on digital blackface was recently featured in an August 2020 article for Yahoo Life.
September 3, 2020
CWP lecturer Mike Larkin’s latest short story, “Lunch with Borges”, appears in Harvard Review 56. Find more information on the Harvard Review website.
September 1, 2020
Register now for the online AWP Exam. It will be offered at 6 p.m. Sept. 22 and 9 a.m. Sept. 23. Pick the one that fits your schedule.
August 28, 2020
College Writing Programs Lecturer Aparajita Nanda, Ph.D., has two recent 2020 publications. The first is the entry for Zora Neale Hurston in African American Culture: An Encyclopedia of People, Traditions, and Customs.

Events

October 28, 2020 1:00pm to 3:00pm
This year's Berkeley Writers at Work event will feature Professor Philip Kan Gotanda from Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies. This year's event will be held online on Wednesday, October 28, at 1:00pm PDT. Check here for more details soon.
January 29, 2021 (All day) to January 30, 2021 (All day)
The University of California Writing Programs Conference will take place online, Friday, January 29 and Saturday, January 30, 2021.
January 29, 2021 (All day) to January 30, 2021 (All day)
The University of California Writing Programs Conference will take place online, Friday, January 29 and Saturday, January 30, 2021.