COVID-19 updates: We are excited to announce that the 2021 Writers' Institute will take place April 8-11, 2021. See the UW–Madison Smart Restart website for information on how the university will welcome students back to campus in fall 2020.

Welcome! Registration for the 2020 UW-Madison Writers’ Institute Is Now Open

Greetings Wonderful UW-Madison Writers’ Institute Writers!

Join us for our 31st annual Writers’ Institute conference named the Best Writing Conference in Wisconsin by The Writer magazine in 2019.

We have many new opportunities for you to explore your craft and network with our speakers, agents, and other writers.

I’ll be posting news here on this blog so be sure to check back for updates.

One of the best new items this year is our new contest – the WRAP Writing Contest – here’s the link: