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Meet the Roaring Fork Valley's newest youth poetry group Q+A with Rising Roaring Fork Valley Poet Julia Lee - By Renee Prince, Education Program Associate at Aspen WordsPhoto Credit: Caitlin Causey for Roaring Fork Lifestyle. Julia Lee says that poetry “is an art I... View Article
ww-think-and-wonder STAFF READS – WINTER WORDS 2016 - You might be feeling a bit burnt out after the onslaught of “best books of the year” lists, but we have one more very important group... View Article
2015 AW collage A Year in Review on the Aspen Words Blog - Just one year ago, we launched the website you are looking at today and changed our organization’s name from the Aspen Writers’ Foundation to Aspen Words.  With... View Article
esquire header Where are the finalists now? - By Jamie Kravitz, Program Manager In 2011 and 2012, Aspen Words partnered with Esquire magazine to hold a short short fiction contest. Upwards of 5,000... View Article
New York-header Aspen Words in New York City - Aspen Words is forming a presence in New York City with a book series held in partnership with the Aspen Institute. So far, events have... View Article