Archive for December, 2015

47 new cities named to UNESCO’s Creative Cities Network

Nine new Cities of Literature, 3 new U.S. cities overall UNESCO’s Creative Cities Network took a big leap in size today as Director-General Irina Bokova names 47 cities from 33 countries as new members of the network. It was the most significant growth in the network’s 11-year history, and brings the number of designated cities […]

Giving Tuesday: Join the movement & give back

On Giving Tuesday, please consider making a gift of any size to t he Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature. Our 2015 was filled with successes that elevated the literary community in the Iowa City area. The largest Iowa City Book Festival to date drew more than 4,000 people to our community. Headlined by former […]