Horror Writers Association (HWA)

What is Horror Writers Association (HWA)?

Horror Writers Association (HWA) meaning in Information Science terminology / glossary / dictionary is:

Established in 1984 as the Horror/Occult Writers League (HOWL), HWA changed its name at its first formal meeting in 1985. Its first president, author Dean Koontz, suggested that the organization publish an annual anthology of horror stories. Under his leadership, an annual literary award for “superior achievement” was also established. See also: Bram Stoker Awards. Click here connect to the HWA homepage.


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