Willamette Writers Conference 2020

We  are  thrilled  you  have  decided  to  join  us  for  the  51st  annual  Willamette  Writer's  Conference, ONLINE, July 30 - August 2, 2020.

With  inspirational  keynotes,  in-depth  workshops,  special  events,  and  networking  with  the  pros,  we  will  help  you  take  the  next  step  in  your  writing  career. Whether you want to publish your work, find your agent, or refine your craft, you'll find what you need at this year's Willamette Writers Conference, online!

Whether you write for the page, slam at the mic, or create on the screen, come share your story and launch your career at the Willamette Writers Conference.

This year, we are featuring keynote speakers, Cheryl Strayed, Mitchell S. Jackson, Zoraida Córdova, Rosanne Parry, Alex Dang and Pete Souza!

The conference runs July 30th - August 2nd, and you can enjoy all of it from the comfort of your own home.

Pitch agents.

Sit down with producers.

Sharpen your manuscript with industry pros.

With over 80 workshops, as well as night events, master classes, critiques, and gatherings, you're sure to find your community, develop your craft, and expand your career this year.

Whether you're a poet, a screenwriter, a novelist, or a techie, you'll find your home at our annual conference. What's that? You're a memoirist? You're going to love our classes on voice and style, taught by New York Times Bestselling Authors. Newbie? Great! Come learn with us! Published 80 books? We're here for you too, with advanced tracks on publishing and building your platform.

Join our community, and launch your career this August.

Registration Details:

Early Bird Registration Cost: $249 for members, $299 for guests

After May 31st: $299 for members, $349 for guests


Dive in deeper with:



  • Master Classes (Small group workshops before the conference)
    — Master Class Registration Cost: $199 for members, $249 for guests

  • Pitches with professionals (agents, managers, and producers): $25

  • On-the-spot critiques (sit-downs with industry pros): $25

  • Advance manuscript critiques (in-depth critiques with pages submitted before the conference: $75

Details

  • When

  • Thursday, July 30, 2020 - Sunday, August 2, 2020
    7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Pacific Time

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