Literary Arts

Queer Voices


A liteary reading series featuring emerging and established LGBT writers. 


Uncaged Voices: Poetry Slam for Youth Justice


A poetry slam for youth justices to address issues of social justice, poverty, the school-to-prison pipeline, and the criminal justice system.

2015 Beyond the Pure Fellowships for Writers


Grant program & fellowship opportunity for emerging Minnesota writers

VERVE Grants for Spoken Word Poets


Awards grants of up to $4,000 to emerging Minnesota spoken word poets.


Young Writers


A writing circle for teen poets, novelists, fiction writers, essayists and more!


Summer Arts Institutes for Teens


Youth + Art + Leadership = Summer Arts Institutes for Teens!

SASE Jerome Grants for Writers


Now the Beyond the Pure Fellowships for Writers