For the first time in Western Writers of America’s 60-plus-year history, two women hold the top executive positions. Sherry Monahan was elected president of the organization, taking office in June, and Candy Moulton has held the executive director’s position since 2011.
“It’s an exciting honor that Candy and I are the first two women to […]
Robert J. Conley is the 2014 recipient of the Owen Wister Award for Lifetime Contributions to Western Literature. The award is given by Western Writers of America as its highest honor and will be presented during the organization’s annual convention in June in Sacramento, Calif.
Conley, a member of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, is […]
Five Star Publishing
Western Writers of America has selected Five Star Publishing to receive the 2013 Lariat Award. This special award is given to those who have achieved distinction in their support of Western Writers of America and the literature of the West.
Waterville, Maine-based Five Star, an imprint of Gale, part of Cengage Learning, […]