Here is a list of a few writers conferences for 2011 in order by date. These are a great way to get your manuscript in front of agents! Check with the sponsors of the ones your interested in to see if there are agents or editors in attendance that you will be able to pitch to.
Blue Flower Arts Winter Writers Conference in Central Florida – 1/9 – 1/15, features renowned faculty in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction/memoir.
San Diego State University Writers Conference – 1/28-1/30, Keynote speaker, Diane Dunaway
2011 Washington D.C.
February 2-5, 2011
Marriott Wardman Park & Omni Shoreham Hotels
Angelo State University Writers Conference, San Angelo, Texas, 2-17 – 2/18, eature keynote presenter Art Spiegelman, author of Pulitzer Prize-winning Maus 1: A Survivor’s Tale, Maus II: And Here My Troubles Began, In the Shadow of No Towers, Breakdowns: A Portrait of an Artist as a Young %@&*!.
San Francisco Writers Conference – 2/18 – 2/20, feature nearly 100 agents, authors, editors and book industry professionals in a stellar set of opportunities for writing advancement.
ASJA Writers Conference New York, NY – 4/29 – 5/1, Keynote speaker Jen Singer
Sisters in Crime, Desert Sleuths Chapter, WriteNow Conference, August – Details forthcoming
Lori Hines, Author