Our 43rd year of coming together!
"This conference, with all these strong, inspiring women, served to remind me that it doesn’t matter what else is going on; I am always going to be valuable, strong, someone who writes worthwhile things, who has a voice that needs to be heard and will not be silenced."
- Workshops ranging from three to five days in length and spanning fiction, poetry, memoir, creative nonfiction, screenwriting, playwriting, writing as performance, multi-genre, and mixed media.
- Business and tech tracks.
- Meet with agents.
- Critique sessions in fiction, poetry, and nonfiction
- Book fairs
- Nightly open readings
** IMPORTANT **
New this year: All registrations are priced ala carte.
Visit the Venue & Housing page to help you make decisions about your housing and dining options. You will be asked to add them during the registration process.
Other details are available here.
June 15: Last day to register for package that includes campus housing. After June 15 only commuter registration is available.
Cancellation (in writing) on or before April 25: Conference registration will be refunded minus a 25% administrative fee. In lieu of a refund, you may substitute, by arrangement with The Guild, someone to attend in your place.
Cancellation between April 26 and June 15: Conference registration is nonrefundable in full. You may substitute, by arrangement with The Guild, someone to attend in your place.
Cancellation after June 15: Conference registration is nonrefundable in full. No changes may be made to the registration details.
The cancellation/refund policy will not be waived.
Questions regarding the conference?
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