Aspen Summer Words A literary conference offering writing workshops and public panel discussions and opportunities to meet established writers, new writers, and literary agents.
AWP Conference (Association of Writers and Writing Programs)- an essential annual destination for writers, teachers, students, editors, and publishers for four days of insightful dialogue, networking, and unrivaled access to the organizations and opinion-makers that matter most in contemporary literature.
Iowa Summer Writing Festival– the site of the much-celebrated writing program, this festival offers weekend, one-week and two-week workshops in many genres in which to perfect your skills!
SCBWI (Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators)“Spring Spirit “ Conference – a one-day conference offering sessions in writing, illustrating, and publishing Picture Books and Juvenile Fiction/Non-Fiction. (Click on Event Calendar/Annual Events/Event Calendar at bottom of screen/Search California North/Central region in April/May)