Writer’s Conferences in February

MC900435237The Algonkian Author-Mentor Novel Workshop creates an intimate and professional environment that combines private meetings with
small-group workshops, thus enabling aspiring authors to wisely approach the writing and
publication of their novel.
At the Santa Barbara event, aspiring authors will; 1) work one-on-one with top authors and savvy market professionals; 2) acquire the market skills and advanced story and narrative technique they must know to become published; 3) learn the necessary inside mechanics of the publishing business; and 4) leave the workshop with a detailed plan to work towards publication of their novel.e]
Dates: February
Location:  Variable

San Francisco Writers Conference
What will be happening at the SFWC?  The event spans four days and is packed with 80+ sessions for writers–from the craft of writing to the business of publishing. There is copious networking with the very people who can advance your writing career; a glorious opening gala; two keynote luncheons and breakfasts; lots of social interaction with other writers; and evening Open Mic readings and pitch sessions.  There will be exhibitors with services and tools for writers, too.
Dates: February
Location: San Francisco

San Miguel Writers’ Conference
11th Annual Writers’ Conference & Literary Festival
A Bilingual Conference for Writers & Readers in Magical San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
“Creative Crossroads of the Americas”
Dates: February
Location: (Hotel Real de Minas) San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

Writers Studio
Presented once a year by the UCLA Extension Writers’ Program, the Writers Studio brings together a community of writing students to workshop with some of Southern California’s most accomplished writers and teachers. From among the 10 offered, participants choose one workshop in which they work closely with a professional writer in classes limited to no more than 15 people.
Sponsored by:  the UCLA Extension Writers’ Program
Dates: February
Location: Los Angeles

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Originally published Published on: Dec 31, 2013; updated regularly.