Salt Lake Sites: Humanities
Utah has a number of writers and writing resources. Please feel free to add links to professional writing pages. Please see the subcategories for local web pages, or publishers and books stores.
- Writers at Work (www.writersatwork.org)
founded 1984, Writers at Work is group writers and arts patrons that provide conferences and competitions for writers
- Western Humanities Review (www.hum.utah.edu)
Published at the University of Utah.
- The Literature Page (www.literaturepage.com)
The Literature Page is your place to read classic books, plays, stories, poems, essays, and speeches online
- Utah State Poetry Society (www.utahpoets.com)
The Utah State Poetry Society is an organization dedicated to the creation and appreciation of poetry.
- Utah Humanities Council (www.utahhumanities.org) - review
UHC offers speakers to community groups, lends books for discussion programs, hosts an annual Great Salt Lake Book Festival and Governor's Awards, and offers financial grants to organizations for public humanities programs
- Association for Mormon Letters (AML) (www.aml-online.org)
Each year the Association for Mormon Letters grants awards to those individuals that make a special contribution to the field of Mormon letters. (headquarted in Provo)
- Write Now ... Resources for Writers (mrpun.tripod.com)
Has short stories. NOTE: The site is hosted by Tripod and has popups.
- Segullah, A Journal of Writings by Latter-day Saint Women (www.segullah.org)
Segullah is a journal designed to encourage literary talent, provoke thought, and promote greater understanding and faith among Latter-day Saint women. We feature personal essays and poetry, as well as black-and-white artwork.
- Tanner Humanities Center (www.thc.utah.edu)
University of Utah's College of Humanities.
- Utah Storytelling Guild (www.utahstorytellingguild.org)
The Utah Storytelling Guild is a non-profit organization established to nurture, foster and promote the art form and practice of storytelling.
- The Tanner Lectures on Human Values (www.tannerlectures.utah.edu)
The Tanner Lectures are a collection of educational and scientific discussions relating to human values.
- Babcock Performing Readers (www.babcockreaders.com) - review
Babcock Readers bring literature to life with public readings.
- Cherish Bound (www.cherishbound.com) - review
Cherish Bound is making a business of storytelling. The site invites you to become a family storyteller.
- Life, the Universe & Everything (ltue.org)
Annual symposium with workshops, panels and presentations on writing, worldbuilding for writers, SF art and academic papers on SF.
- Ellipsis (www.westminstercollege.edu)
Ellipsis is the national literature and art journal published each April by Westminster College
- Heart of the West (www.utahrwa.com) - review
The Utah Chapter of Romance Writers of America publishes the Heart of the West Newsletter, hosts meeting and supports romance writing in Utah.
- Writing and Illustrating for Young Readers (www.wifyr.com)
Site has information for an annual conference on writing for young readers.
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