Freedom to Express, produced by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State, highlights work done during the 2015 Fall Residency.
In Whitman Civil War—the latest incarnation of the WhitmanWeb—war is the subject, but peace and reconciliation are the themes we will explore week by week.
The IWP Media Gallery gathers and makes searchable audiovisual records of the nearly five decades of IWP’s programming. Scores of readings, performances, panel presentations, interviews, documentaries of the program’s reading tours—both overseas and in the US—and on-line teaching materials can be located though the portal.
The aim of IWP Reading Tours is two-fold: to introduce American writers to new and distinct literary-cultural landscapes, and to create opportunities for contact and collaboration.
As the IWP’s distance learning initiative, the DLCWP seeks to maintain a visible, ongoing, and active IWP presence in the world. Programs are ongoing all year long, deepening existing connections and welcoming new collaborators.
Jeffrey Lauber is an undergraduate research assistant. Lauber's role is to research and apply methods to both reach and adapt to the International Writing Program's global audience. To read the full article about Lauber's work on making MOOCs accessible, visit the Iowa Center for Undergraduate Research.
Lanterns of Hope
Lanterns of Hope (2016) is a collection designed to showcase young poetic talent across Iraq. In Arabic, Kurdish and English. Read it here.
On the Map
Interviews with writers from the 2015 IWP fall residency... more
IWP Online Campus
Featuring MOOCpacks, which serve as complete archives of past MOOCs. Read more about the IWP Online Campus.