The Southwest Festival of the Written Word presents authors and publishers who live and work in the southwest discussing their work and creative processes in eight festival sessions throughout downtown Silver City, NM. Friday afternoon session topics include: Outdoor Writing, Theater, Biography Memoir, Round Table “Advice for New Authors”, Poetry, Journalism and Theatre, and the production of “Blatant Attempts at Understanding” by Melanie Zipin and performed by the Virus Theater of Silver City. All sessions are open to the public free of charge. Visit www.swwordfiesta.org for full Festival information, including the Festival Schedule and presenters’ bios, and venue addresses.
Festival Headquarters: 206 Bullard Street, blue building two doors south of the Pink Store
Festival Venues in historic downtown Silver City, NM: Old Elks Lodge, Seedboat Gallery, Silver City Public Library, Javalina Coffee House, El Sol Theater