Conferences, Workshops & Classes
CONFERENCES IN YOUR AREA Sometimes the info is outdated, but links to the sponsors are provided where current information can be found. writing.shawguides.com.
THE INSIDE TRACK FOR SCREENWRITING AND STORY STRUCTURE WITH PETER FOX
JOHN TRUBY ANATOMY OF STORY CLASSES Also free newsletter and other offerings at his site. truby.com/.
COFFEEHOUSE FOR WRITERS Offers 21 online courses. Most courses cost $80 and run four weeks. Includes both fiction and non-fiction. Online feedback from the instructor and fellow students. coffeehouseforwriters.com.
CRITTERS WORKSHOP Workshops for science fiction/fantasy. critters.org.
FREE WRITING COURSES ONLINE Universities that
offer free online courses. education-portal.com/.
GOTHAM WRITERS' WORKSHOP Ten-week creative
writing workshops taught by professional writers online. WritingClasses.com.
JOHN TRUBY ONLINE CLASSES truby.com/trubyscreenwritingclasses.html.
SANTA FE COMMUNITY COLLEGE ONLINE The college offers many online courses, including writing,
business, and technology courses, starting at various times. Most are $99. See the catalog at ed2go.com/sfccnm.
LINDA SEGER SCREENWRITING SEMINARS lindaseger.com/
WRITERS.COM/WRITERS ON THE NET offers online writing classes from basic skills to advanced-level work in a variety of genres by experienced teachers. writers.com.
WRITER'S DIGEST UNIVERSITY offers many online courses and webinars on every aspect of writing, publishing and marketing. writersonlineworkshops.com/.
THE WRITERS STUDIO Offers six online courses at five levels. You are required to start in either level I or level II and get permission of the instructor to move on to the upper levels. Online feedback from the instructor and fellow students. Online chat discussion of weekly assigned reading. writerstudio.com.
WRITERS' VILLAGE FREE MASTER CLASS MINI-COURSE In addition to enrollment in this class, you can download a free 7,000-word manual, How to Win Writing Contests for Profit. writers-village.org/
WRITERS WEB WORKSHOP Ongoing online workshops taught by published writers. Individual feedback. Free monthly newsletter. $70 to $450. U.S., Canadian, and international students welcome.
April 5 - 7 SCREENWRITERSWORLD CONFERENCE EAST NYC. screenwritersworld.com.
April 13 WRITING: FROM START TO SALES IX UNM Continuing Education, Albuquerque, NM. Fiction, contemporary, short stories, memoirs, women's, paranormal, children's, mysteries, biographies, non-fiction, historic, how-to books. dce.unm.edu/writers.
April 13 A RALLY OF WRITERS Lansing Community College, West Campus, Lansing, Michigan. arallyofwriters.com.
April 18 - 20 LAS VEGAS WRITERS CONFERENCE Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, Las Vegas, NV. lasvegaswritersconference.com.
May 4 - 5 THE DFW WRITERS' CONFERENCE The Hurst Convention Center, Hurst, TX. dfwcon.org.
May 8 - 11 THE MIAMI WRITERS INSTITUTE Miami Dade College. theCenteratMDC.org.
June 9 - 14 TINKER MOUNTAIN WRITERS' WORKSHOPS Hollins University, Roanoke, VA. hollins.edu/tmww.
July 10 - 13 THRILLERFEST VIII Grand Hyatt, NYC. thrillerfest.com.
July 18 - 21 WEST VIRGINIA WRITERS' WORKSHOP West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV. english.wvu.edu/centers-projects/west-virginia-writers-workshop.
July 28 - August 3 SUMMER WRITING INSTITUTE Antioch University, Santa Barbara, CA. antiochsb.edu/swi.
August 14 - 24 BREAD LOAF WRITERS' CONFERENCE Ripton, VT. middlebury.edu/blwc.
August 31 - September 7 HARVESTER ISLAND WILDERNESS WORKSHOP Kodiak Island, Alaska. leslieleylandfields.com/p/harvester-island.html.