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Gwyneth Doland Discusses Email Controversies with Albuquerque Press Women

Albuquerque Press Women will hear from Gwyneth Doland executive director of the Foundation for Open Government on October 8 at 11:45 a.m. at the MCM Elegante, 2020 Menaul NE.  She will discuss “Technology and Transparency” and recent controversies over the…

Fiction and Nonfiction: Award-winning Authors Talk about their Work

Albuquerque Press Women will host authors Lynne Hinton and Loretta Hall on Monday, Sept. 10 at 11:45 a.m. for a lively discussion about writing, choosing a subject and the obstacles they encountered on their way to publishing.  The luncheon meeting…

Benefits

There are many benefits for joining Albuquerque Press Women.  You are able to meet regularly with a great group of writers working in a wide variety of fields in the city. Great connections and exchange of ideas at the Albuquerque…

New Mexico’s Struggle toward Statehood Topic of Luncheon

As New Mexico celebrates its centennial anniversary of statehood, it is well to remember that statehood did not come easily for our nation’s 47th state.  Albuquerque Press Women will host a lively talk by historian Richard Melzer on Thursday, June…

Teens Tackle UN Tasks

Albuquerque Press Women will hear about the model UN program at La Cueva High School on Monday, April 9, 2012 at 11:45 a.m. at the MCM Elegante Hotel, 2020 Menaul NE.  Greg Shaw, sponsor of the Model UN program teaches…

NM Press Women Annual Conference in Santa Fe

New Mexico Press Women are preparing for the annual conference, scheduled in Santa Fe for the first weekend in May.  The conference schedule is listed below.  If you are interested in attending, please visit the NM Press Women webpage. Pre-conference…

Zia Award Recognizes Three Outstanding Children’s Book Authors

Three outstanding New Mexico women writers will be honored for their work in children’s literature on Saturday, April 9, at 12:15 p.m. at the Hotel Encanto de Las Cruces. The 2011 Zia Book Award recognizes Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw for “My…

NMPW 2011 Communications Contest Winners

Last Name First Town Category Placement Extra Info Aboytes Iris Albuquerque 46 First Aboytes Iris Albuquerque 7C Second Aboytes Iris Albuquerque 8B HM Aboytes Iris Albuquerque 9D First Aboytes Iris Albuquerque 9E First Berner R. Thomas Santa Fe 81 First…

Nonfiction book entries sought for N.M. women writers contest

An outstanding New Mexican writer will be honored for her work in nonfiction next spring when her book receives the prestigious Zia Award. New Mexican women writers are invited to submit their books for consideration for the award, given each…

2012 NMPW Communication Contest Lowers Entry Fees

2012 New Mexico Press Women Communication Contest Entries must be postmarked by Jan. 9, 2012 Cost: Members, $15 for the first entry, $10 each additional entry; nonmembers, $20 for the first entry, $10 each additional entry Entry form (doc) Entry…