Writer in Residence Program

The Writer in Residence program is located at the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery within the Discovery Building. Residency appointments timelines and lengths vary depending on writer needs, project scope and scientist availability. The Writer in Residence program supports writers crafting works featuring science within their field (scriptwriting, poetry, playwright, spoken …

Michael Graf

 Writer in Residence 2021 Michael Graf About Michael Emmy Award winning writer/director Michael Graf has written a number of award winning screenplays that have garnered international acclaim. THE LAST INDIAN WAR has been making waves around the world winning Best Feature Screenplay honors by unanimous vote at the Paris Arts …

Writer in Residence

This competitive Science to Script Writer in Residency program supports mass media storytellers science works. The program admits one Writer in Residence each cycle. Residency’s timelines are based on the scope and timeline of each writer’s project. The Writer in Residency program is located at the The Wisconsin Institute for …

Speed Science-ing Events

Join us at the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery for a night of lightening talks from UW-Madison Scientists. Speed Science-ing events challenge our campus researchers to distill their research into 10 minute presentations for diverse audiences focused on entertainment industry storytelling. This event offers scriptwriters access to science content inspiring current …

NASA at the movies: a conversation with filmmaking and special effects experts, October 17th 2PM

When: Saturday10/17 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Science to Script at the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery and the Wisconsin Science Festival present an in-depth conversation about special effects and filmmaking as it relates to NASA and aerospace representation in major motion pictures. Be sure to also attend our Drive-In Movies …