St. Louis Writers Guild
 

Fun Facts about SLWG


First meeting was on Thursday, October 28, 1920


Tennessee Williams won the annual short story contest in 1935.


The Annual Short Story Contest began in 1920 and continues to this day!

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Contact

St. Louis Writers Guild


Questions: info@stlwritersguild.org


News:

news@stlwritersguild.org


Board Members:

President@stlwritersguild.org


Mail:

P.O. Box 411757

St. Louis, MO

63141

About St. Louis Writers Guild


Founded in 1920

 

St. Louis Writers Guild is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with the mission to further Missouri's literary heritage, connect, support, and promote writers and literary organizations in the community.

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Want to be Member?


Sign up online and pay via Paypal or mail in a membership form


$42 Regular Membership

$27 Students and Seniors over the age of 65

 

St. Louis Writers Guild Membership year is from June 1 to May 31

 

Be a part of one of the oldest and largest literary organization in the Midwest!

 

Members Receive:

Access to SLWG Webinars

Free workshops or major discounts on fee workshops

The Scribe, SLWG's literary magazine,

SLWG Notes,

Access to Critique Groups,

Discounts at the MWG Confernce and other Chapter Events,

Display Book Covers and sell your book in our Book Fairs,

List your Freelancing Skills,

and the ability to sign up for unique SLWG oppertunities.

 

Be part of a community of writers - You Have Friends Here!

 

We always strive to inovate, but our core has remained the same for over ninety years 

 

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To join St. Louis Writers Guild 


By Mail - please fill out the membership form and mail it to:

P.O. Box 411757

St. Louis, MO

63141

 

Be certain to include your check made payable to St. Louis Writers Guild

 

St. Louis Writers Guild Membership Form - pdf format

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Regular SLWG Membership
$42.00
Student / Senior over 65 Membership
$27.00

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The Presidents of St. Louis Writers Guild


1920 – Sam Hellman

1921 – Shirley Seifert

1922 – 1928 – no record

1929 – Dr. Alfred F. Satterthwait

1930 – Elinor Maxwell McCord

1931 – no record
1932 – Mrs. Paul C. Deitz
1933 – Mrs. Paul C. Deitz
1934 – no record
1935 – Elinor Maxwell McCord
1936 – Elinor Maxwell McCord
1937 – Harvey J Howard
1938 – Anita Knight
1939 – Robert Hereford
1940 – Bert Hoffman

1941 – Ralph Mooney

1942 – Emily Pope

1943 – James Worsham

1944 – Norah Morgan

1945 – Claire Alger

1946 – Ruth Johnson

1947 – James Worsham

1948 – Ruth Collins

1949 – Frank Poindexter

1950 – Ruth Grosby

1951 – Ruth Grosby

1952 – Florence Armstrong

1953 – Dr. Jerome Grosby

1954 – Marion O’Brien

1955Marion O’Brien
1956 – Charles Norton
1957 – Nicolette Stack
1958 – Caroline Ward
1959 – Charles Guenther
1960 – Bernice Neal
1961 – Lois Rea
1962 – Devere Stephens
1963 – Merna Lazier
1964 – Janet Neavles
1965 – Jamie Schlemm
1966 – Bernice Neal
1967 – Marcella Thum
1968 – Dorothy Sappington
1969 – Richard Lynch
1970 – King McElroy
1971 – Elizabeth Mulligan
1972 – Antonio Betancourt
1973 – Art Hogland
1974 – James Nash
1975 – Virginia McCarthy

1976 – Charles Guenther

1977 – Charles Guenther

1978 – Joyce Flaherty
1979 – Mary Gorman
1980 – Dorothy Nash
1981 – Ron Lightle
1982 – Gwen Lowder
1983 – Marcella Holloway
1984 – Linda Madl
1985 – N. Paul Dusseault
1986 – Carolyn May
1987 – Linda Sage
1988 – Cynthia Georges
1989 – Sandy Palmer
1990 – Chuck Hardwick
1991 – Frank Foley
1992 – Julie Keleman
1993 – Jan Shafferkoetter

1994 - Mary Schirmer

1995 – Mary Schirmer

1996 – Terry Gibson

1997 – Terry Gibson

1998 – Terry Gibson

1999 – Terry Gibson

2000 – David Motherwell

2001 – David Motherwell

2002 – David Motherwell

2003 – David Motherwell

2004 – David Motherwell

2005 – David Motherwell

2006 – Robin Theiss

2007 – Robin Theiss

2008 – Robin Theiss

2009 – Dr. Rebecca Carron
2010 – Dr. Rebecca Carron Wood
2011 – Dr. Rebecca Carron Wood

2012 - Brad R. Cook

2013 - Brad R. Cook