Six weeks of discussions and workshops online. Free and open to all. Enroll now by visiting the Writing University.
See what our young writers accomplished this summer by visiting our Between the Lines Tumblr page. Between the Lines is a summer program that brings together young writers ages 16-19 from the U.S., Russia, and Arabic-speaking countries to develop their writing skills while engaging in cultural exchange.
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.
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.
Nigol Bezjian’s lyrical documentary The Same Gate: a Poetic Exchange follows poets and scholars from Konya to Cappadocia as they explore the poetic legacy of Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi.
Writer, translator, teacher and activist, Professor Maureen Freely will be the Ida Beam Distinguished Visiting Professor at the University of Iowa and a guest of the IWP.
Meet our writers
The International Writing Program at the University of Iowa is a unique residency program that brings together the writers of the world... more
On the Map
Interviews with 15 writers from the 2013 IWP fall residency... more
Seeds of Culture: Iowa City blogged by a friendly visitor
A blog by poet Andra Rotaru (IWP '14), this year's Community Engagement Fellow.