Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference

Homer, Alaska, United States


Details
Jun 14 - Jun 18, 2019

Conference

APPLICATION DEADLINE:May 1, 2019
TUITION / COST:$395 until May 1
SCHOLARSHIP:Available
See website

CONTACT: Sue Gordon
PHONE: 907-235-7743
EMAIL: kachemakbaywritersconf@alaska.edu
WEBSITE: http://writersconference.homer.alaska.edu

Annual conference in scenic Homer, Alaska, where "The Land Meets The Sea". Features novelists, essayists, poets, agent,editors. Offers creative writing workshops, readings, open mic, panel discussions, consultations and time for writing. Optional post-conference workshop at wilderness lodge. For all levels.

Annual conference with optional post-conference workshop to strengthen a sense of community among writers and provide writers, students, teachers and literary enthusiasts with opportunities to learn, reflect and improve the craft of writing. Award-winning contemporary writers of nonfiction, fiction and poetry conduct workshops, individual consultations, manuscript reviews, readings, craft talks and panel presentations. Includes literary agent and editor presenters. See website at http://writersconference.homer.alaska.edu. The conference is held in Homer, Alaska at the shore's edge with a panoramic view of snow-capped mountains across beautiful Kachemak Bay.


Faculty

Featured Writers Include:

Diane Ackerman, Keynoter. Kazim Ali, Martha Amore, Barrie Jean Borich, Janet Lee Carey, Richard Chiappone, Elizabeth Evans, Jamie Ford, B.J. Hollar, Erin Coughlin Hollowell, Ishmael Hope, Christian Kiefer, Nancy Lord, Rosemary McGuire, Kristin Nelson, Elena Passarello and Tess Taylor.


Genres

Poetry, Fiction, Creative nonfiction


Location

533 E. Pioneer Ave
Lands End Resort
Homer
Alaska, United States
99603



Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference

Sponsored by the Kachemak Bay Campus of Kenai Peninsula College- University of Alaska Anchorage.