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Advanced Submission ProCritique Program

Attendees can submit portions of an unfinished fiction, nonfiction, or screenplay in advance of the conference for a read and review by professional agents and/or editors. This program is a popular, cost-effective way to receive on-on-one constructive, professional feedback on your manuscript to increase your chances for success.Details and Learn more here ...

1-on-1 ProConsultation Program

WC2 also offers ProConsultations, which are an opportunity for attendees to consult with and pitch attending literary agents, acquisition editors, agency scouts, and publishers in search of new talent. We even offer an informative seminar with the "agents du jour" to help you prepare for an actual meeting.Details and Learn more here ...
This is NOT a speed dating program.

How Do I Participate in these Programs?

For an Advanced Submission ProCritiques, you apply now, submit your work, pay the reading/consultation fee, then we will contact you to arrange the meeting. Virtual Events are conducted via zoom; In-Person events are conducted on-site at the event. Space is limited by the availability schedule of each agent, and the appointment calendar may be full after the first day. Details and Learn more here ...Yes, WC2 conference attendees have signed with literary agents and earned publishing deals.

Gold Member Luncheon
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Gold Member attendee packages includes a meal with the literary agent, editor, or publisher of your choice. This is a one-hour relaxed social environment where you can learn more about an industry expert as well as more about the craft and/or business of writing from while you enjoy a complimentary menued lunch with beverages. There are typically 5-6 to a table. WC2 pays for your meal as a gold member at the table. Tips not included.

It's a unique opportunity for you to spend quality time with some of the brightest voices in the world of Publishing. A priceless opportunity.

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students   WC2 provides writers of all genres and levels with an affordable education in the craft and business of writing. If you are serious about your writing, no matter the genre, you must attend this important educational and inspirational conference.Whether you are just getting started, have a work-in-progress, or are a published / self-published author looking to improve your writing and increase chances of getting new works published, this conference is for you!

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