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Bread Loaf in Santa Fe June – July 2015

June 5, 2015

http://www.middlebury.edu/blse/campuses/nm/NMsummer

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THANK YOU, LAMBDA!

June 3, 2015

GIVE IT TO ME, best bisexual fiction, 2014. http://www.afterellen.com/people/434171-2015-lambda-literary-awards-honors-best-lesbianbi-books-authors Thank you to the Feminist Press Special thanks to the jurors and to Amy Scholder and Tony Valenzuela.

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Ana Castillo 2015 Juror

June 3, 2015

Luminarts Creative Writing Program— No Entry Fee PRIZE: $5,000.00. ENTRY FEE: $0.00. DEADLINE: 06-01-2015 WRITING CONTEST WEBSITE The Luminarts Cultural Foundation offers grants to creative writers as part of its annual Creative Writing Program. The Chicago-based organization recognizes the talents of emerging writers and awards five grants of $5,000 to each writer of poetry or [...]

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THE 27TH ANNUAL LAMBDA LITERARY AWARDS MONDAY, JUNE 1, 2015 · NEW YORK CITY

May 24, 2015

THE 27TH ANNUAL LAMBDA LITERARY AWARDS MONDAY, JUNE 1, 2015 · NEW YORK CITY Honoring 
John Waters & Rita Mae Brown With special introductions by Liz Smith & Gloria Steinem Master of Ceremonies Kate Clinton Special Guests Include Ana Castillo – See more at: http://www.lambdaliterary.org/awards/#sthash.63Dv3yCg.dpuf Give It to Me, Ana Castillo, The Feminist Press nominated [...]

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Chicago this week!

May 13, 2015

Wed. eve.: Thank you to the Guild Complex for having me curate the evening program. Saturday, Chicago memoir writing workshop: anacastilloworkshops@gmail.com

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Watercolor Women, Opaque Men NEW EDITION Fall, 2016

May 12, 2015

EXCITING news: Winner of the Independent Publishers Book Award in 2006 http://www.independentpublisher.com/article.php?page=946 New, updated edition of novel-in-verse, WATERCOLOR WOMEN, OPAQUE MEN. To be released by Northwestern University Press; Chicago, Fall 2016.

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Chicago Spiritual Activism Memoir Workshop coming up!

May 8, 2015

All workshop participants are invited to submit writing in any genre to:

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Guild Complex, Chicago May, 2015

April 29, 2015

http://guildcomplex.org/event/palabra-pura-inner-landscape-queens/http://guildcomplex.org/event/palabra-pura-inner-landscape-queens/

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Scripps College April 22

April 22, 2015

Today. Private event. Celebrating: NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE “An always skilled storyteller, [Castillo] grounds her writing in . . . humor, love, suspense and heartache–that draw the reader in.” –Chicago Sunday Sun-Times “A rollicking read, with jokes and suspense and joy rides and hearts breaking . [...]

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April 21st, 2015 UC-Merced

April 15, 2015

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