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Hudson Valley Writer's Guild Records


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This collection documents the establishment and first quarter century of activities of the Hudson Valley Writers Guild.


Hudson Valley Writers Guild (N.Y.)
Date Coverage:
2.0 cubic ft. (about 2.0 boxes)

Founded March 20, 1983, the Hudson Valley Writers Guild (HVWG) is a volunteer, non-profit organization with headquarters in Troy, New York. HVWG fosters friendships among local writers and readers, seeks to increase regional publishing opportunities, and partners with other area organizations to further develop an active community of local authors. HVWG members include poets, fiction and non-fiction writers, journalists, playwrights, screenwriters, editors, and supporters of literary activities. HVWG regularly sponsors readings and writing workshops.

This collection includes ewsletters; agendas and meeting minutes; correspondence; financial materials; membership materials; press releases, workshop brochures,flyers, and other event materials; clippings; issues of the Hudson Valley Writer's Guild literary publication Groundswell and materials related to its publication.

The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.

Thereese Broderick donated the collection in August 2018 to the M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives.

Processed by: Jodi Boyle

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Published: 2018-08-20 15:27:10 -0400

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Preferred citation for this material is as follows: Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Hudson Valley Writers Guild Records, 1983-1998. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Hudson Valley Writers Guild Records).