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Wasatch Iron Pen Competition

Presented by SLCC Community Writing Center at SLCC Community Writing Center, Salt Lake City UT

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Jun 23 - 24 2017
Wasatch Iron Pen Competition

Artists of the written word face off in a 24-hour writing competition.

Artists of the written word face off in a 24-hour writing competition. Adult and Youth writers can participate in one of three categories (fiction, non-fiction and poetry) or can take on the Ultra IronPen challenge and write in all three! Winning writers will receive prizes and have a chance to read their work at the Utah Arts Festival Big Mouth Stage!

Writers of all genres and experience levels can register for the marathon at the Community Writing Center (located at Library Square) or

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$10 for single genre entry (Fiction, Poetry or Nonfiction. $15 for Ultra Iron Pen (all three).

Contact: 801-957-2192


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Additional time info:

After receiving the visual prompt on Friday, June 23rd at 5:30 pm, writers will have exactly 24 hours to write. Submissions are due Saturday, June 24th at 5:30 pm.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


SLCC Community Writing Center

210 East 400 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

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