Jun 21 - 22 2019
2019 Wasatch IronPen Writing Marathon

2019 Wasatch IronPen Writing Marathon

Presented by SLCC Community Writing Center at SLCC Community Writing Center

Artists of the written word face off in a 24-hour writing competition during the Utah Arts Festival. 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 on the Big Mouth Stage!

Writers of all genres and experience levels can register for the marathon beginning on May 1st, 2019 at the Community Writing Center (located at Library Square) or at. After receiving the prompt on Friday, June 21st at 5:30 pm, writers will have exactly 24 hours to write. Submissions are due Saturday, June 22nd at 5:30 pm.

Winners will be announced Sunday, June 23rd at the Big Mouth Stage (12:30-2 p.m.) Winners are encouraged to read from their submission. If you have any questions, call us at 801-957-2192 or email cwc@slcc.edu.

Admission Info

Registration opens on May 1st and closes on Friday, June 21st at 5:30 pm. Register early to avoid the line!

Phone: 801-957-2192

Email: cwc@slcc.edu

Dates & Times

2019/06/21 - 2019/06/22

Additional time info:

Must be registered before June 21st, 5:30 PM when prompt is revealed.

Location Info

SLCC Community Writing Center

210 East 400 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84111