Writers for Readers

Date(s) - 11/15/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Pierson Auditorium


Join us at Writers for Readers, an evening celebrating the power of expression through creative writing and reading. Sponsors and attendees will meet and mingle during a reception and seated dinner, and enjoy a program featuring Literacy KC students and acclaimed authors Russell Banks and Whitney Terrell.

Proceeds from this event benefit a collaborative partnership between Literacy KC and UMKC’s Creative Writing Program. This innovative program brought a Creative Writing graduate student to create, implement, and teach creative writing to teens and adults enrolled in Literacy KC’s Ticket to Read programs throughout the metro.

Purchase tickets online. Student tickets are $25, individual tickets are $65, and table sponsorships start at $500.