Just Buffalo Literary Center is a non-profit whose mission is to create and strengthen communities through the literary arts. Through our Writers in Education program, Just Buffalo brings the literary arts into schools, building literary communities, of teachers, of teaching artists, and of students. Just Buffalo hopes to enrich and support these communities in the practice and use of artistic language through 5 & 10 day sessions Contact with genuine writers and with exceptional contemporary literature in a meaningful context makes the educational community stronger.
Our commitment to the diverse ethnic communities demands that we program with an eye toward strengthening ties among the various populations of the city. Through programs such as our interdisciplinary program, which combines literature with other arts, such as dance, puppetry or jazz, Just Buffalo brings high quality programming into some of the most deserving and underserved communities in the area.