General organizations and associations for writers, listed by location. This Dmoz category focuses on regional organizations. List writing organizations by topic (Travel Writing, Mystery, etc.) before listing them here. For instance, "Canadian Travel Writers" should be in Non-Fiction/ Travel Writing not in Organizations/Canada.
Professional organization for women across all communications disciplines.
To promote and encourage the use of writing and all art forms as a means of therapy and self-healing.
An international association of writers. Meetings are held monthly, from September to June at the Geneva Press Club, with a program of writing workshops, critiquing sessions, and master classes.
Primarily oriented toward membership, but includes links, references, and newsletter.
A worldwide association, with a membership of prominent literary writers and editors. As a major voice of the literary community, the organization seeks to defend the freedom of expression wherever it may be threatened, and promote and encourage the recognition and reading of contemporary literature. Includes links to chapters internationally, charter, history and blog. London, United Kingdom.
Offers both new and experienced writers the chance to meet at an annual conference, network through the organization’s website and newsletter and compete in an annual writing competition.
Creating a resource for Latino authors.
International network of service members, veterans, analysts, and writers dedicated to heightening discourse in the field of arms.
An organization for Indigenous Native American and non-native writers, storytellers, filmmakers and journalists.
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