Ad-Hoc Committee on Conference Accessibility

The AWP Ad-Hoc Committee on Conference Accessibility develops best practices for general conference accessibility, increases awareness of accessibility to the broader AWP membership, and strategizes solutions for city-specific accessibility obstacles. The overarching purpose of this committee is to establish consistent, open, and productive communication about accessibility at the AWP Annual Conference & Bookfair.

We would like to thank the members of this committee for their invaluable work.

Members of this committee include:

  • Raymond Luczak

    Raymond Luczak

    Raymond Luczak is the author and editor of twenty-five titles, including once upon a twin (Gallaudet University Press), Flannelwood (Red Hen Press), and Compassion, Michigan (Modern History Press). He is the editor of the literary journal Mollyhouse. He lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.


  • Leslie McIntosh

    Leslie McIntosh

    Leslie McIntosh is black, gay, cis male, neurodivergent (ASD), an older millennial, a poet, and a psychologist. He has received support in the form of residencies and fellowships from Callaloo, Furious Flower Poetry Center, The Watering Hole, and Zoeglossia. His work has appeared in Beloit Poetry Journal, The Quarry: A Social Justice Poetry Database, Southern Humanities Review, and elsewhere. He is an assistant poetry editor at Newfound and lives in Jersey City, NJ.


If you have any questions regarding conference accessibility, please email Colleen Cable at or check out our Accessibility Services page.


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March 8–11, 2023
Seattle, Washington

Seattle Convention Center