The IWP is among the best known institutions at the University of Iowa and the premier institution of its kind in the world. In its more than 40-year history, the program has welcomed over 1400 writers from over 120 countries. The UI's School of Library and Information Science has preserved and catalogued IWP's large audio-visual archives so as to make them available to scholars and the public. Click here to enter the IWP Digital Collection.
A noteworthy cluster in this archive is the Peter Nazareth Interview Collection, focusing on writers from Africa
For information about holdings in IWP's paper archives, write to firstname.lastname@example.org
Other Audio/Visual documentation
Print interviews with IWP Alumni
Paul Engle Conferences:
We note with sadness the passing of playwright, scholar, novelist and activist Pat Amadu MADDY (Sierra Leone; IWP '92).