American Christian Fiction Writers Conference

The American Christian Fiction Writers or ACFW is a club geared to helping Christian authors develop their writing skills and teach them about the market. There are regular online discussions regarding the publishing industry. Membership is open for anyone. If you are a writer of Christian ...

 
 
 

The Kenyon Review Writers Workshop

The Kenyon Review is a journal that was established by the College of Kenyon to train students in the art of business of publication and marketing, as well as to publish established and emerging writers. It holds regular workshops on writing and hosts contest for short story writing and poetry. ...

 
 
 

Las Vegas Writers Conference sponsored by Henderson Writers? Group.

The Las Vegas Writers Conference serves as a platform for newcomers to writing. It provides assistance for all kinds of writing, including journalism and screen writing, etc. Aspiring writers are invited to meet the faculty for advice, and are given the chance to pitch their ideas to literary ...

 
 
 

Litquake – San Francisco’s Literary Festival

Litquake is a popular annual literary festival held in San Francisco, California. Every year, masses of book lovers congregate to hear well-known authors read excerpts from their works. Aspiring authors have the opportunity to meet newly published authors who provide hope and advice. Children’s ...

 
 
 

Mendocino Coast Writers Conference

The three-day Mendocino Coast Writers Conference was established to help creative writing students broaden their experience. It includes workshops, talks, conferences and contests, and attracts aspiring and established writers from all over the US. The conference has uncovered many talented ...

 
 
 

Midwest Writers Workshop

The three-day Midwest Writers Workshop in Indiana was established to help writers get their work published. Writers are given the chance to improve their skills, to meet successful writers and to build connections with their peers. Writers also learn some basic marketing techniques. It includes ...

 
 
 

The Muse and the Marketplace Conference

The Muse and the Marketplace Conference is hosted by Grub Street, an independent centre dedicated to developing creative writing in the US. The three-day Muse and the Marketplace Conference is just one of Grub Street’s initiatives designed to support aspiring writers and to provide them with a ...

 
 
 

Paris Writers Workshop

WICE hosts the Paris Writers Workshop, which is a five-day creative writing workshop that provides writers with writing and publishing advice and keeps them up to date on trends in the publishing industry (e.g., self-publishing). It also provides opportunities to meet literary agents and start ...

 
 
 

Tor.com

Tor.com is a website dedicated to speculative fiction. It is part of Macmillan. It accepts unsolicited submissions of short stories and poetry that can be categorised as either sci-fi, fantasy, horror, alternate history, or anything related to those genres. It prefers work that is under 12,000 ...

 
 
 

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