The PWC Board of directors is happy to announce that poet extraordinaire Warren C Longmire will be teaching a three-day poetry workshop at next year’s conference.

Warren is a poet, a performer, an educator and expert level whistler. He is the co-founder of the Excelano Project Spoken Word Collective, and is a former poetry editor for Apiary Magazine. He’s been published including Metropolary, Eleven Eleven, and The New Purlieu Review and in three chapbooks: Ripped Winters (Seventh Tangent 2006), Do.Until.True. (Two Pens and Lint 2012) and the Wyoming default (Moonstone Press 2018).

His first full length collection An Angry High Note Attempted and Missed: An Erased History of Bebop is due for release in the spring of 2019 through Empty Set Press.

The 2019 Philadelphia Writers’ Conference will be held on June 7 – 9, 2019 at the Wyndham Hotel at 4th and Arch Street in Old City Philadelphia. ¬†Registration for the conference will open in early 2019.

Watch this space for additional announcements and information on registration, contests, and more!