In observance of Mental Health Month, Writing Away the Stigma will host a series of free events. Seating is limited however, and registration is strongly encouraged as only attendees who have registered are guaranteed a seat. Register here.
Writing Away the Stigma combines a series of free writing workshops and fellowships, a funded editorial fellowship, and public readings and events designed to help demonstrate that true stories can counteract the dangerous and shameful stigma surrounding mental illness.
- Friday, May 6, 2016, “Writing Away the Stigma Graduation Reading & Reception,” The Mattress Factory, 6 p.m.
- Saturday, May 21, 2016, “Writing Away the Stigma Reading & Conversation,” Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Lawrenceville, 3:30 p.m.
- Sunday, May 22, 2016, “Writing Away the Stigma Reading & Conversation,” East Liberty Presbyterian Church, Rm 234, 12:30 p.m.