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Fostering the next generation of writers!

Tupelo Press Teen Writing Center

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Develop your writing skills!

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Teen Readings

Share your voice!

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Publish It

Get your work out there!

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Meet established writers and mentors!

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Video courtesy of Pat Jarrett and Michelle Miles. Music by Travis Grice
Member students Michelle Miles, Hanna Strauss, Kamryn Crossman, Olivia Vande Woude, and Yael Haskell
Writing Workshops

WORKSHOPS

Tupelo Press Teen Writing Center plans a variety of student workshops.
Writing Contests

CONTESTS

Our student writing contests allow area teens to submit their work for inclusion in the annual anthology.

The Anthology

THE ANTHOLOGY

Once a year in partnership with The Virginia Festival of the Book we release an anthology of student content winners.

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Upcoming Events

Thu 14

Print Covers of Crossroads VI Anthology

December 14 @ 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Charlottesville VA United States
Thu 14

2017/2018 Weekly Writing Workshops

December 14 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Charlottesville VA United States

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