New This Year

Special Guests

We’re thrilled to have Stephen Dunn and Gregory Pardlo as the Special Guests of the 2018 writers’ conference. They will both lead special feedback sessions of Advanced Poetry Writing. Learn more about the poetry workshops.

Stephen Dunn

Stephen Dunn

Gregory Pardlo headshot

Gregory Pardlo

New workshops

We’re offering new workshops and bringing back some old favorites:
1. Advanced Poetry Writing with Gregory Pardlo
2. How to Make Money as a Freelance Writer
3. Literary Bonsai: Creative Nonfiction Short Forms
4. Prose Critique Intensive
5. The Heart and Craft of Memoir
6. Writing from the Inside Out: Advanced Memoir
7. Poetry Manuscript Workshop
8. Writing for the Children’s Market
See the full lineup of writing workshops.

Also new for 2018

• 25th anniversary celebration
• New scholarship opportunities
• More Open Mics – 5 total!
• Extra opportunities to share your writing
• Additional discounts for the Stockton community
More details

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