Professor Firstdraft’s GOODTIME SCRIPTORIUM

Dispatches from the far reaches of the WGF.


Job Posting: WGF Library Fellow

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The Writers Guild Foundation is looking for a motivated, detail-oriented, emotionally intelligent library fellow. This is a LIMITED TERM, ONE-YEAR, FULL TIME fellowship, ideal for a recent MLS graduate. (Recent grads are highly encouraged to apply!) You will get your hands

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WGF Staff’s Favorite Moments of 2016

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Whether we were hosting stellar panels and fundraising events or unearthing unexpected gems from the Archive, 2016 was a busy and eventful year at the Writers Guild Foundation. We welcomed a slew of fantastic writers, directors, actors and executives from across

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WGF Staff’s Favorite Films of 2016

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It’s finally the end of a particularly brutal year. From a laundry list of greats who’ve passed in 2016 to the tumultuous state of the country and world, there are definitely enough reasons to refill that Xanax prescription (or if you’re in California, take advantage

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Podcast: Sublime Primetime 2016

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On September 15, we, along with the Writers Guild of America, West and Variety, presented Sublime Primetime, our annual event celebrating Emmy-nominated writers. We welcomed a panel of incredibly talented writers, including Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski (THE PEOPLE VS. OJ

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