Meetings and Events
Upcoming Chapter Meetings Our monthly meetings are held the first Thursday of the month from September through April, except for October and January, at Jonathan's Grille in Nashville. The programs start at 6:00 p.m., with many arriving at 5:00 p.m. to enjoy networking. Our Fall programs schedule is: September 3, Thursday - Southern Festival of Book overview. Lacey Cook of Humanities Tennessee will join Gail Vinett to discuss authors and programs you won't want to miss.October 10, Saturday … Read More...
The President of the San Francisco Chapter has written a wonderful recap of the National Board Meeting that was hosted by our New Orleans chapter. Please check out this post by Kate Farrell on the San Francisco chapter’s website to learn more about our organization, its history, and some of the plans in the works… Read More
WNBA honors Anderson’s Bookshop and Once Upon A Time Bookstore with 2015 Pannell Awards. Read more about them in this Shelf Awareness article.
Congratulations to the winners of our 2014-2015 Annual Writing Contest! Poetry: Diane Whitney for “Curiosity” Fiction: Allison Har-zvi for “If You’re Ready” Creative Non-Fiction/Memoir: Diane Kraynak for “Science Project” Special thanks to the contest Chairperson, Joan Gelfand and the judges Ellen Bass, Michelle Hoover, and Dierdre Blair for their hard work! Read the full press… Read More
Benefits of Membership: Learn about trends in the world of books and participate in our informative programs Attend members-only events such as the Holiday Dinner and Garden Party Publicize your work through our website, newsletters, and news flashes Be listed in the Nashville chapter directory and receive a printed copy Network and socialize with like-minded book lovers Connect with colleagues nationwide through the national WNBA members-only directory Receive the Nashville News … Read More...
Why Join WNBA?
Learn more about the benefits of joining WNBA from two of our chapter presidents. In this video clip, WNBA LA Chapter President Rachelle Yosuf shares her experiences and the benefits she has received from her WNBA membership and her active involvement with the Los Angeles chapter.
And in this video clip, WNBA Boston Chapter Co-President Amaryah Orenstein, owner of her own literary agency, shares her experiences in looking for an association to help her connect with the literary community in the Boston area.
Check out Chapter 16’s article Hitting Home, written by our former WNBA Nashville intern, Allie Sockwell. Allie, an English major, discusses how her WNBA internship led to a new understanding of literature.