Where writers with ties to the Vineyard come to talk about writing and the writing life

Saturday, July 30 at 7:30 PM

Covering the Russian invasion of Ukraine

With reporter Joshua Hammer, filmmaker Doug Liman, and editor Bob Drogin

Sunday, July 31 & Monday, August 1

Panel Discussions and Writing Workshops

Islanders Write 2022 speakers will include: Nancy Slonim Aronie, Elizabeth Benedict, Frank Bergon, Geraldine Brooks, Marc Brown, Callie Crossley, James Dale, Dawn Davis, Bob Drogin, Kelly DuMar, Alice Early, Noel Foy, Frye Gaillard, Nicole Galland, Merissa Nathan Gerson, Laura Holmes Haddad, Hanna Halperin, Joshua Hammer, Judith Hannan, Dr. Jessica B. Harris, John Hough, Jr., Sarah Kernochan, Peter Kramer, James Lapine, Doug Liman, Laurie Lindeen, E. Lockhart, Richard Michelson, Gregory Mone, Mathea Morais, Torrey Oberfest, Misan Sagay, Joshunda Sanders, Fran Schumer, Katherine Sherbrooke, Moira Silva, Elisa Speranza, Rosemary Stimola, Cynthia Tucker, Jennifer Smith Turner, Philip Weinstein, Susan Wilson, and Gretchen Young.

Join us at Featherstone Center for the Arts

Islanders Write is free to attend and open to the public.

No advance registration necessary. First come, first seated.

(We are still finalizing details and will post the schedule very soon!)

Pitch Your Book at Islanders Write

We are committed to keeping Islanders Write free. As we all know the cost of living on the Vineyard is very high. Everything from that delicious Island-grown tomato to a tank of gas is (insert adjective of your choice here) expensive. But not Islanders Write. In order to keep Islanders Write free, we are asking for your help in the form of a tax-deductible donation. By clicking on the yellow pencil above you will be linked to the Martha’s Vineyard Community Foundation, where you can make your tax-deductible donation to support Islanders Write 2022.

Important: Make sure you select “Other” in the “Apply my donation to” box and type in “Islanders Write” when the “Donation recipient” box appears. Whether you can donate or not, we appreciate your support and look forward to seeing you again at this summer’s Islanders Write!

For questions, contact Kate Feiffer at kate@mvtimes.com.

A look back at our event in 2019


Want to find out more about who is at Islanders Write? Click on a headshot for a short bio of all our Islanders Write 2019 participants 



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