In the News

Sometimes we get covered by the press! Here's an archive of the highlights:

2019

Things to Do in Denver This Weekend, Denverite
Book It: The Five Best Literary Events This Week, Westword
Book It: The Six Best Literary Events This Week, Westword
Songs of Themselves, Give Magazine
Writing Through the Hard Times, Urban Life Wash Park 
Book It: Eighteen Illuminating Nighttime Events at Lit Fest 2019, Westword
Art Attack: Fifteen Things to Do First Friday Weekend, Westword
Tome on the Range: Ten Top Destinations for Book Lovers, Westword
14th Annual Lit Fest a Two-Week Celebration of the Art of the Written Word, KGNU Radio
Seven Super-Cool Summer Camps, Westword 
Amazon Literary Partnership awards funding to 66 literary organizations, The Amazon blog
More than $80 Million in Arts Funding Awarded Across the Nation, National Endowment for the Arts
10 Literary Organizations Promoting Writing Center, Classes, and Community, Independent Book Review
Theatre Students Connect with Writers Experiencing Hard Times, University of Denver Newsroom
Lighthouse Writers Workshop Acts as Author Incubator, Denver Business Journal
Panel: Reporting, Homelessness, and the Public Sphere, Denver Voice
Valor Christian High Student to Compete in Poetry Competition, CBS Denver
Book It: The Five Best Literary Events This Week, Westword
Finding Freedom in Prison with Words, Colorado Public Radio
Can the Arts Help Critical-Care Health Professionals Cope?, 5280
13 Fun + Hands-On Classes to Take in Denver, The Denver Ear
Writing Workshops Pulls People Out of Hard Times, Arvada Times

2018

Write Denver Toolkit, Creative Exchange
PlatteForum is Pleased to Announce the 2018 Recipient of The Judy Anderson Founder’s Award, PlatteForum
Recipients of FY19 Colorado Creates Grants Announced, Colorado Creative Industries
Arts Innovation and Management Grantees, Bloomberg Philanthropies 
Five Best Literary Things to Do in Denver, Westword
Write Denver Publishes the Stories of a City's People, Creative Exchange
Book It: The Five Best Literary Events This Week, Westword
26 Unique Things to Do in Denver This Weekend, 303 Magazine
Ten Things to Do in Denver for $10 and Under (Three Free!), Westword
“Voices from the Edge” Brings Stories from Those Facing Hard Times to the Stage, 5280
Workshop gives a powerful voice to populations that often go without, 9News
A Master Guide to Collectives for All Types of Denver Creatives, 303 Magazine
Dialogue on race and policing fosters unity, Met Media
Featured Grantee Q&A: Lighthouse Writers Workshop, NEA/Arts Midwest blog

2017

Poet whose book on social justice and racism anchored a Denver-wide reading initiative to host a talk Wednesday with Mayor Hancock, The Denver Post
Denver Talks About Racism With Claudia Rankine, Michael Hancock, Westword
Denver Wants You to Participate in a Citywide Conversation About Race, Westword
Twenty years on, Lighthouse Writers is shining a bright light on literary arts in Denver, The Denver Post
Comic: The Lighthouse Writers Workshop Has Been a Denver Literary Force, Westword
Honing the craft at writers' workshops, Golden Transcript
Colorado arts nonprofits win $3 million from National Endowment for the Arts, The Denver Post
Colorado’s National Endowment For The Arts Money Explained In 3 Charts, Colorado Public Radio
Funding The NEA Ensures Art Is Not Just For 'Rich, Liberal Elites', WBUR
Top Ten Resolutions for Transplants in 2018, Westword
Meet Ayla Sullivan, Denver's New Youth Poet Laureate, 303 Magazine

2016

Ten Local Nonprofits That Will Need Help During a Trump Presidency, Westword
The First Annual Denver Lit Crawl Brings Out Unique Literary Voices, 303 Magazine
Denver Public Library Offers a Day of Hugs, Empathy to Fight Homelessness, Westword
Denver Lit Crawl, Westword
Lighthouse Writers Annual Lit Fest, Westword
100 Colorado Creatives 3.0: Michael Henry, Westword
Giving Colorado the Business: How Denver Became a State-of-the-Art City, Westword
How Denver-Area Arts Groups Split Millions From Cultural Tax District, Colorado Public Radio
How to be sober in a buzzed city – 5 tips for Denver's non-drinkers, 303 Magazine
Don’t Miss This: Writers unite for Lit Fest’s last weekend, The Denver Post
Write Here, Library Journal
How To Write Through Grief: Denver's Wendy J. Fox At Lit Fest, Colorado Public Radio
Lighthouse Writers Workshop Wins Big At Donor Pitch Event, Colorado Public Radio

2015

The 10 Colorado arts groups that get it right, The Denver Post
Neal Cassady Birthday Bash gets full weekend in 6th year in Denver, The Denver Post
Deepening Literary Lives: Homeless Writers Share Their Stories, Confluence
Write Denver, Westword
Call Me Ish: A Novelist Meets His Fans, The Daily Beast
Inside the Writer's Studio with Kazuo Ishiguro, Westword

2014

How to Beat Writer's Block, Colorado Public Radio
13 Amazing Non-Profit Writing Centers Around the Country to Love, Because An MFA Isn't Everything, Bustle
Dear Denver, I Am Looking to Start a New Hobby This Year... What Are My Options?, Huffington Post
Social Climbers: 5 Best Up-and-Coming Cities for Art and Culture, Women's Health
George Saunders on Dream Images and Steering Toward the Rapids, Westword
Author Antonya Nelson on LitFest, buying books and Funny Once, Westword
Lighthouse Writers Workshop’s latest chapter: The Big Read, The Denver Post
2014 Lit Fest in Denver features local and national writers, The Denver Post

2011

Lighthouse Writers will move into the historic Milheim House -- which has its own tale to tell, Westword