Education & Inspiration in the
Craft and Business of Genre Writing
for Literature and Screen.
Genre-La™ Writers Conference
The Genre-LA™ Creative Writing Conference is the perfect venue to meet and learn from published masters of genre novels, best-selling authors, award-winners, as well as literary agents, editors, publishers, industry experts, Hollywood veterans, educators, and publishing professionals who will share their wisdom and experience to help take your writing to the next level and guide your career on the path to success.

Education and Inspiration for All Writers

No matter what genre you are writing this is a unique opportunity to learn how to develop ideas, visualize brave new worlds of wonder, create compelling memorable characters (both human and otherwise), plot and structure amazing story lines of imagination, and develop stand-alone award-winning novels, screenplays and graphic novels.

Learn about the business of writing, how to build a platform, engage successfully in marketing and social networking, plus expand your knowledge of copyrights, trademarks, and more. You will also learn how to edit and polish your novels and screenplays, then pitch to literary agents in the right market.

Our mission is to help aspiring, active, and accomplished writers improve the quality of their work, and increase your chances Details and Learn more here ...for success as an author.

Meet and Pitch Literary Agents and Publishers

As always, we have a full compliment of literary agents, and publishers looking for new talent with polished manuscripts. Details and Learn more here ...Over the last 18 WC2 conferences and workshops, attendees have secured professional representation and numerous book deals.

Social & Networking Events

Details and Learn more here ...There is something planned for each day and most evenings, so come early and plan to stay late. Plus, don't miss our no-host cocktail party on Friday night, early breakfast brainstorms, and late night renegade read and critique round tables.

WC proudly presents our 19th conference for writers.Register now and get Early-bird tuition discounts (financing available) which includes three days of workshops, lectures, free 1-on-1 pitch sessions with literary agents, editors and publishers, a swag bag, and much more. Most packages include Keynote Address buffet luncheons Register Now!and admission to the Gathering of Writers no-host cocktail parties and dinners.

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Feb. 23-25, 2018

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