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The University of Akron Wayne College in Orrville is hosting its 16th annual Writers Workshop, Tuesday, April 2, 2019 from 5:30-8:30 p.m.  (The event is free and open to the community, but registration is required.)

2019 Registration Form by Fax (PDF)

For program information or to register, contact:
Susan Ackerman at 330-684-8985 or 1-800-221-8308, ext. 8985 or by emailing sda1@uakron.edu

2019 Presentations:

Joanne LehmanFeatured Speaker - Joanne Lehman - Writing from the Fountain

Lehman will speak about how as writers, we draw from a deep well of life experiences, close observation and attention to both the world within us and the world around us.

Workshop presenters include Bob Adamov, an American mystery adventure writer whose stories are based in the Lake Erie South Bass Island resort town of Put-in-Bay, the “Key West of the Midwest.” Adamov’s workshop is titled, Writing to be Published. The second workshop will focus on copyright law and will be presented by Dr. Jarrod Tudor. Tudor is Dean of The University of Akron Wayne College, where he also holds the rank of full professor in the Department of Business Management Technology. For over 20 years, Tudor has been teaching courses in the fields of Paralegal Studies, Higher Education Administration, Criminial Justice, Political Science, Finance, History and Journalism. Tudor has published several articles in the field of Europan Union Law.


This event includes two concurrent 40-minute workshops, an awards ceremony and a featured speaker. The awards ceremony recognizes student and regional writers. The event concludes with a book signing featuring workshop presenters. Dinner will be served.