Residency Events at a Glance

Our Fall 2024 writers-in-residence will be in Iowa City from approximately September 1 through November 17, 2024.

We invite you to join:

  • Our Fall Residency Reading Series in person at Shambaugh House:

Details on dates and times for 2024 TBD. Readings take place in Shambaugh House (430 N. Clinton St., Iowa City) and are streamed live on our Facebook page.

  • Our Friday Panel Series online or in person:

Noon CT on Fridays, September 6 through November 8. Most meetings are livestreamed at or in person at the Iowa City Public Library (123 S. Linn St., Iowa City), Meeting Room A.

  • Our Sunday Reading Series in person at Prairie Lights Books:

4 PM CT on most Sundays, September 8 through November 10. Readings take place in Prairie Lights Books (15 S Dubuque St., Iowa City).

  • Events listed under "Special Events" at the bottom of the list below

To be in the loop, please sign up for our email list here, and follow us on IWP's Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter @UIIWP for more about our incoming residents plus event details when they become available! Check out our events listing with more details on Facebook @UIIWP.

Fridays, 12-1 pm, Iowa City Public Library, Meeting Room A (123 S. Linn St., Iowa City)

Join the community conversation over free pizza! Fall Residents will discuss topics from "Writing on the Road" to "Language on the Fault Lines."

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Shambaugh House (430 N. Clinton St., Iowa City)

Iowa City’s best multi-lingual reading series with bagels. Voices from around the world fill historic Shambaugh House, IWP HQ.

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Sundays, 4-5 pm, Prairie Lights Bookstore (15 S. Dubuque St., Iowa City)

The IWP and UI MFA writing programs take over the 2nd floor of Prairie Lights – grab a glass of wine or a fancy soda and settle in for an hour of highlights from three of the writers’ best works.

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