National Writing Project

Today Is National Day on Writing

Publication: GalleyCat
Date: October 20, 2011

Summary: To celebrate the National Day on Writing, the National Writing Project is hosting the "Why I Write" project with Figment.com and The New York Times Learning Network.

 

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Today is the third annual celebration of National Day on Writing. To celebrate, the National Writing Project is hosting the "Why I Write" project.

Here's more from the release: "The `Why I Write' project aims to create a national discussion about the importance of writing by collecting essays from people, interviewing authors, collecting student essays and spreading the word throughout the country as one way to celebrate the National Day on Writing this week. On the National Day on Writing, people will tweet why they write with the hashtag #whyiwrite—with the goal of creating a trending topic on Twitter—and also post their musings about why they write on Facebook."

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