The 14th Annual Scissortail Creative Writing Festival will be held April 4-6, 2019 at East Central University in Ada, Oklahoma.
Submission Guidelines will be posted here in late October.
Friday, February 19, 2010
It's a Wrap!
You are invited:
· to join friends of the Scissortail Creative Writing Festival and English students of East Central University at the Scissortail Wrap Party at the Ada Arts and Heritage Center (see image at right) at 400 S. Rennie in Ada, Oklahoma on Friday, April 1st, from 7:45-ish to 9:30-ish (food and drinks will be served—free!—to the first fifty or so to make it through the door);
· to enjoy the Page One Literary Art Gallery which will be on display there for one night and one night only;
· to contribute an original work to the Page One Literary Art Gallery (click here to see submission guidelines);
to enjoy an after-wrap wrap at Papa Gjorgjo’s North Lounge at 1600 N. Mississippi in Ada (once the Literary Art Gallery awards have been announced, folks 21-and-over who are in attendance at the Wrap Party can pick up free beer tickets redeemable at Papa Gjorgjo);
·to make a day of it by attending afternoon and evening sessions of the 6th Annual Scissortail Creative Writing Festival in the ESTEP Center at East Central University. At 6:30 featured author Larry Thomas takes the main stage;
· to make a long weekend of it. This year’s Scissortail Creative Writing Festival--the largest (and many say the best) writing festival in the state and the region-- kicks off on Thursday, March 1st at 9:30, and runs through three p.m. on Saturday, April 2nd ). Click here to get the $85 Scissortail Festival Hotelrate at the Holiday Inn Express here in Ada.
· to reserve a place for the Scissortail Creative Writing Festival--held each year on the first weekend of April— in your calendar for years to come. For more information on the festival, click here.
· Price to attend the Wrap: $0.00
·Price to enter a submission in the Page One Literary Art Gallery: $0.00
This event enjoys the sponsorship and support of Literati (ECU’s English Student Club), Originals (ECU’s student-run creative writing journal), ECU’s Sigma Tau Delta chapter(International English Honor Society), and Scissortail Creative Writing Festival. We look forward to seeing you soon!