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Everything you could possibly want to do

Looking for something literary? The Piper Center organizes numerous talks, readings, classes, workshops, and other literary events and programs across the greater Phoenix Metropolitan area across all types of genres and interests.

For all upcoming events and programs, view the list below. Unless otherwise noted, all events and programs are open to the public.

For specific kinds of events and programs, you can view:

You can also learn about our annual Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference every late February at Arizona State University.

For past events and programs, you can visit our archive.

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Classes, Write Here, Write Now, Events
Write Here, Write Now: Counting the Breaths
Aria Curtis

Events, Visiting Writers
Watching Movies to Make You a Better Writer
Bryan Young

Classes, Piper Writers Studio
Writing Short Stories that Sell
Bryan Young

Events, GET LIT
Get Lit: A Robot Helped Me Write This
Andrew Dana Hudson

06/17/2021, 06/18/2021

06/17/2021, 06/18/2021

Classes, Write Here, Write Now, Events
Write Here, Write Now: An Act of Care
Aurora Masum-Javed