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We're committed to creating and supporting a culture of writing at UofL. Throughout the year we hold writing groups and events about writing to help support, and have fun, with all aspects of writing. All events are free and take place at the University Writing Center, on the first floor of Ekstrom Library. For more information about an event, click on a link below or contact us at 502-851-2173 or .


Fall 2023

The Writing Center will host in-person Open Writing Time twice a week every week, Mondays 9-11am and Fridays 9-10am. To sign up for the Open Writing sessions, please create an appointment under the "Open Writing Time" slot on our schedule. 

The Faculty and Graduate Student Writing Group meets in person and online via YouTube Live. Meetings will be held every Wednesday, 9:00-11:00am, starting August 23rd

The Creative Writing Group meets in person every other Friday 10:00-11:00am, starting September 1st

Monday August 28th - Writing Center Movie Night: Grammar Rock, 5-6pm

Tuesday August 29th - Quick Questions event, 11am-1pm

October - Halloween Open Mic Night hosted in conjunction with Miracle Monocle

Thursday, November 16 - Axton Reading Series, memoirist and fiction writer Lee Durkee, 7:30pm