To be part of an established (since 1983) and inclusive urban/suburban literary arts organization that serves all.
To participate in a multi cultural and racially diverse arts movement in Metro Detroit.
To break down the long time barriers between our city and our suburbs through the arts.
To belong to an organization that puts literary artists and literary audiences first.
To be apart of a movement that benefits the community and all its residents.
To have free access to Duotrope, a program that offers thousands of national and international publishing opportunities monthly.
DWGuild is working hard behind the scenes to bring great things to Detroit and its surrounding areas. A thriving membership is vital to doing this. With a small amount of money, DWG can present the following programs and more:
The Midtown Detroit Literary Walk, September 16
2017 Poets & Pies at The Detroit Public Library
Writers @ The Source Series, The Source Bookseller in Midtown
Dawgs & Poets at The Atomic Dawg in Berkley, MI
Craft Talks by and One Day Workshops with acclaimed visiting writers
An up to date local and national literary calendar
Attend Springfed Arts Writing Workshop at their member's rate (we contribute to your membership fee)
Attend Springfed's 2nd Annual Lost Lake Writers Retreat at their member's rate (we contribute to your membership fee)
Finally, DWGuild is offering a special incentive for any member who gets 10 writers to join the Detroit Writers' Guild at $100 each. DWGuild will pay your full tuition--room and board for a private room--at The 2nd Annual Lost Lake Writers Retreat at Northern Michigan's Lost Lake Woods Club.
Let's do great things together. Check out our membership packages HERE.