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Iowa Center For The Book
For readers – a source of information about authors living in Iowa and what they have written.
For libraries, schools, and other organizations - information about Iowa authors accepting speaking engagements.
For authors - another way to reach Iowa readers.
Iowa Poetry Association
An affiliate of The Academy of American Poets, The National Federation of State Poetry Societies, Inc. IPA is a non-profit organization who promotes interest in and appreciation for better poetry by Iowans. IPA offers two workshops each year in Des Moines, IA.
Iowa Scriptwriters Alliance
An organization dedicated to improving the art and craft of scriptwriters through education, communication and participation.
Iowa Writers' House
In addition to writing workshops offered year-round, you can email the Editing Services Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org and they will connect you with an editor.
QC Writer's Group at Davenport Public Library | Eastern
Quad Cities Writers Meet Up is a group dedicated to supporting and encouraging writers (18+) of all levels, experiences, and genres in pursuing their dreams of publication. For beginning writers we offer feedback and methods in helping to make sure that your first steps into writing are positive ones, while for the more experienced writers we offer substantive critiques to help sharpen your work on its way to submission for publication. Our hope is to create a nurturing community of writers who believe that writing is perhaps the most important thing in the world, and who inspire one another to publish and to grow in their craft.
QC Writer’s Meet-up Organizert
Davenport Eastern Library Branch
6000 N. Eastern Avenue
Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators - Iowa Chapter
Statewide conferences and local events that feature lessons on craft, industry advice and connections to agents, art directors, editors and other authors.