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12 Days of Christmas: Featured Friend — SDSU Writers’ Conference in January

Posted by on Dec 5, 2016 in Blog, Community Events, Community Partner of the Month, Fresh Ink | Comments Off on 12 Days of Christmas: Featured Friend — SDSU Writers’ Conference in January

As part of the month of December, we are going to profile 12 local art or writing organizations.

Today we’re making sure you know of our partners, SDSU Writers’ Conference, January 20-22.  We’ll have a table in the lobby of the event so do sign up for the conference and also stop by and see us while you are there!

This conference is a great one for writers still new to the process.  They have so many workshops on all aspects of writing.  It also has great networking and the very valuable agent/editor consultations plus meals and other meet/greet times.

This year has a great lineup of speakers:


2017 Conference Highlights

  • NEW! Official Conference Opening: Friday at 1 pm
  • NEW! Friday Keynote Speaker: Jonathan Maberry
  • NEW! Friday Dinner: Friday’s traditional no-host mixer is now a hosted dinner.
  • NEW! More Workshops: 40+ concurrent workshops by top publishing professionals
  • Keynote Speakers on Saturday and Sunday: R.L. Stine, J.A. Jance, and Sherrilyn Kenyon
  • Saturday Lunch & Cocktail Hour: More opportunity to network
  • Meet 1:1 with Agents and Editors: Get direct feedback on your writing (Advance Reading) and pitches (Consultation).
  • Sunday Morning Conference Choice Awards: Agents and editors each choose the most promising 1:1 project.
  • NEW! Social Media Contests: Enter to win $50 off registration via Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. Details to come.