Join Us May 16-19, 2013, at the Pittsburgh Airport Marriott, Pittsburgh, PA
Join Pennwriters for a three-day writers conference for beginning and published writers of both fiction and nonfiction. We offer different tracks of 45+ sessions, agent/editor appointments, read-and-critique sessions, preconference intensive seminars, networking opportunities and much more.
Keynotes: Donald Maass, author and literary agent, Donald Maass Literary Agency, and Bobbi Carducci, multi-published author
Agent/editor appointment slots are included in the basic conference tuition price, but are limited in number and available on a first-registered, first-assigned basis.
Read-and-Critique Sessions: Participation is included in the basic conference tuition price, but slots are limited and available on a first-registered, first-assigned basis.
Full- and Half-day PreConference Seminars: Thursday, May 16. Additional cost. Limited availability.
Conference Keynote Donald Maass, literary agent & author of The Career Novelist (1996), Writing the Breakout Novel (2001) & WBN Workbook (2004), The Fire in Fiction (2009) & The Breakout Novelist. Saturday luncheon keynote: Bobbi Carducci
$250-$300/3 days, $150-$125/1 day (Friday only OR Saturday only);
Keynote dinner with Donald Maass $55-$60;
hotel lodging $99/night+taxes;
May 16 pre-conference intensive seminars: Full day: $130-160. Half-day: $80-110