2013 Writer Events!
South Carolina Writers
Salt Cay Writers Retreat
Literary Feast in New Orleans
The Where Writers Win team will be attending and teaching at several special events in 2013. Have an event to share with us? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 12-14, 2013
Dig South is the Southeast’s chief interactive festival exploring innovation in technology and creative industries with a focus on the knowledge economy. In 2013, attendees will explore the intersection of Technology, Social Media, Marketing and The Arts. Startups, entrepreneurs, and leading brand executives, including WWW’s Shari Stauch, will discuss digital innovation and marketing, e-commerce, mobile technology, social media, self-publishing, new platforms, and much more.
May 10-11, 2013
ATLANTA WRITERS CONFERENCE
Atlanta Writers Club will present its eighth Atlanta Writers Conference. The goal of this conference is to give you access to eight top literary agents–never any repeats from previous conferences; always an all-new lineup–and to educate you with a workshop and talks by experienced authors. WWW’s Shari Stauch will give two workshops on Saturday, May 11.
May 17-19, 2013
SC BOOK FESTIVAL
The SC Book Festival takes place at the Metropolitan Convention Center in Columbia, SC. This is the state’s premier literary event, drawing an audience of over 6,000 readers and writers, open free to the public and featuring an all-star cast of authors, including several from the WWW team of clients at the Where Writers Win booth!
August 30 – September 1, 2013
DECATUR BOOK FESTIVAL
The AJC Decatur Book Festival is the largest independent book festival in the country and one of the five largest overall. Since its launch, more than 600 world-class authors and 190,000 festival-goers have crowded the historic downtown Decatur square to enjoy book signings, author readings, panel discussions, an interactive children’s area, live music, parades, cooking demonstrations, poetry slams, writing workshops, and more. The WWW team will be there!
October 11-13, 2013
SOUTHERN FESTIVAL OF BOOKS
The Southern Festival of Books: A Celebration of the Written Word is a three-day Festival celebrated each year during the second full weekend of October. Book lovers have the opportunity to hear from and meet some of America’s foremost writers in fiction, history, mystery, food, biography, travel, poetry and children’s literature among others. WWW’s Bren McClain will be in attendance.
October 18-20, 2013
FWA FLORIDA WRITERS CONFERENCE
Find your agent, meet your publisher, and get the scoop on the industry at the Florida Writers Association’s (FWA) 12th annual conference, the most comprehensive conference in Florida for writers of all genres.WWW’s Shari Stauch is on the faculty this year discussing blogging and the self-publishing arena.
October 20-26, 2013
SALT CAY WRITERS RETREAT
Salt Cay, Bahamas
The Salt Cay Writers Retreat invites literary and commercial fiction writers, memoirists, and narrative nonfiction writers (published and unpublished) to join in for a memorable week of writing and instruction with #1 NYT bestselling authors Robert Goolrick and Jacquelyn Mitchard, top editors from the most prestigious publishers, and prominent literary agents. The retreat includes a sunset dinner cruise, swimming with dolphins as part of the curriculum, island feasts with local entertainment, and plenty of time to write in a beautiful, secluded, relaxing, and inspiring setting.
October 26, 2013
SCWW WRITERS SYMPOSIUM
The South Carolina Writers Workshop (SCWW) annual event brings over 200 authors, agents, editors and writers together for a weekend of workshops, agent and editor critiques and special events. WWW’s Shari Stauch will present at this year’s one-day symposium in Columbia, on a panel about the challenges of self-publishing.
December 4-8, 2013
WORDS & MUSIC: A LITERARY ARTS FESTIVAL
New Orleans, LA
WWW’s Shari Stauch is co-director of programming for this extraordinary conference for writers and readers, produced each year by the Pirate’s Alley Faulkner Society in New Orleans. This year’s theme is “Literature Out of Time” and famed Ernest Gaines will keynote. Stauch will also lead a workshop during the conference on social marketing and the new face of digital publishing and content curation.
Author geared public relations/marketing/social media/media training classes are available. Materials provided. Please CONTACT US to make booking arrangements. To learn more about our most popular talks: CLICK HERE