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Collage of #AWP22 Philadelphia Merchandise: t-shirts, notebook, mug, and hat
Order Your #AWP22 Merch in Time for Conference
Want a conference souvenir? Visit AWP's official merchandise store on Redbubble and find all sorts of #AWP22 swag! Be sure to order soon to receive your items in time to wear them to the conference!
Save the Date!
You’re invited to World of Wonders, an evening with Aimee Nezhukumatathil and January Gill O’Neil, sponsored by AWP and Milkweed Editions. Join us Wednesday, March 23 at 4:30–6:30 p.m. Suggested donation is $25. All proceeds support diversity, access, and inclusion initiatives at AWP. Reserve your ticket at the World of Wonders event page
Preverify Your COVID-19 Vaccination for #AWP22
If you are registered for #AWP22 and planning to attend in person in Philadelphia, please be sure to preverify your COVID-19 vaccination information to save time when you arrive onsite. AWP has partnered with CrowdPass to verify attendee vaccinations. CrowdPass will send an email from to all registered attendees requesting that you create an account on the AWP/CrowdPass page to submit your vaccination information. If you have any questions, please refer to the #AWP22 Health & Safety Policy. If you are registered for #AWP22 and did not receive an email from CrowdPass, please reach out to for assistance.
Request #AWP22 Accessibility Services
If you have questions about conference accessibility or require an accommodation, please visit our Accessibility Services page. AWP can best meet accessibility needs when requests are sent by tomorrow, Wednesday, March 9, 2022, to Colleen Cable at AWP will make every effort to accommodate requests that arrive after March 9.
Register for #AWP22 Today
We’re just two weeks away from the start of the 2022 AWP Conference & Bookfair on March 23–26, and there’s still time to register to join us in-person in Philadelphia or virtually! If you plan to attend in-person, we highly recommend registering and submitting your vaccination information in advance to save you significant time when you arrive onsite. If you have any questions about registration, please reach out to for assistance.
Purchase a #AWP22 Saturday-Only Registration in Advance
This year, the #AWP22 Saturday-Only conference registration can be purchased in advance! The Saturday Pass can only be used onsite on Saturday, March 26, 2022, and includes admission to all conference events (with the exception of private receptions), as well as the bookfair. If you are only planning to attend #AWP22 in-person on Saturday, March 26, we highly recommend purchasing this registration and submitting your vaccination information in advance to save you significant time when you arrive onsite. If you have any questions about the Saturday-Only registration, please reach out to for assistance.
Get Ready for your In-Person #AWP22 Event
In-person #AWP22 presenters! With the conference just over two weeks away, please make sure you are prepared for your event by checking in with your fellow panelists, reading the Presenter Guidelines, uploading your event outline, and printing your event outline accessibility copies. If you have any questions about your event, please email for assistance.
Check Out the #AWP22 Featured Events
We are so excited for the incredible lineup of #AWP22 Featured Events, coming to you in Philadelphia and virtually March 23–26, 2022! Take a look at our Featured Events page and get excited to see which fantastic writers will be joining us for #AWP22. All #AWP22 Featured Events will also be available for on-demand viewing for one month after the conference.
Learn More About the Official Bookseller for #AWP22 Bookfair
We are excited to partner with local Philadelphia favorite Uncle Bobbie's Bookstore! They will be joining us onsite in the Bookfair, located near the AWP booth. For more information, please visit the Uncle Bobbie’s website.
Submit Your #AWP22 Offsite Events
If you’re planning an in-person literary event in Philadelphia or a virtual literary event over the days of the conference, submit it to the AWP Offsite Events Schedule to promote your event to other #AWP22 attendees! Please be sure to follow all offsite event guidelines and choose venues that are accessible to attendees with disabilities. The deadline to submit or request a change to an offsite event is Wednesday, March 16.
Join The Discussion
AWP asked: What are you most excited for at #AWP22 this year?

@shankcruz: Going to the book fair with friends!

@jessica_a_kent: Seeing people in real life!

@olivia_cerrone: Meeting with agents!

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The AWP logo and #AWP22 on a light green background to the left of a photo of the downtown Philadelphia skyline.
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