45th UCR Writers Week Festival: Writers Resist

45th Annual Writers Week Festival 2022: Writers Week is the longest-running, free literary event in California and features the most renowned authors of our day alongside those at the start of promising careers.

February 12 and 14-18, 2022

Downloadable posters & info at https://writersweek.ucr.edu/schedule22 

Online. Free and open to the public. Captioned & ASL interpreted. Register here or on any session time.

writer's resist


Louder Together for Free Expression

Hosted by graduate students in the Creative Writing and Writing for the Performing Arts MFA program, this biannual event brings together UCR undergraduates, graduate students, faculty writers, alumni, and community members to read works of resistance as part of the Writers Resist movement across the nation. This is a major literary protest and show of strength to signal that all eyes, ears and pens are trained on Washington.

Readers include:
- Ashley Nicole Diaz
- Eduardo Brandi
- Sheree Winslow
- Victoria Hurtado-Angulo
- Celeste Alyssa Gomez
- Cuauhtemoc Peranda
- Michelle Nadine Martinez
- Ruth Veronica Madrid
- Efren Castro