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Genre-La™ Writers Conference  
 

Do you want to write professionally in the realms of Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, Steampunk, Cyberpunk, Military Science Fiction, Paranormal Romance, Supernatural, Alternate History, Epic Fantasy, Space Opera, Superhero, and what has been called, “the Genre with Many Faces”?

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Now you can! Discover the secrets of success of more than 30 published Masters in an educational and inspirational intensive creative writing event that will improve the quality of your writing and your life as an author!

The 2017 Genre-LA™ Writers Conference will teach you the secrets of how to brainstorm new ideas, evaluate the structure of a story, use research to develop 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. Over three intensive days, you will learn how to take your writing to the next level, edit and polish your novels and screenplays, then pitch them to a literary agent or publisher in the right market.

Over three intensive days, you will meet many of the Masters of these genres who will teach you how to take your writing to the next level, how to edit and polish your manuscript, then pitch your work. The conference will feature many literary agents, publishers, celebrity and best-selling authors, industry experts, Hollywood veterans, educators, and publishing professional who will meet and discuss your project.

This event is open to all disciplines and levels of expertise.

In addition to the seminars, workshops, panels, and pitch sessions, writers will also enjoy a themed reception Friday night, Keynote Address Luncheon on Saturday and Sunday, plus have opportunities to network with attendees, celebrity authors, and honored faculty after each session.

Want to meet literary agents and professional editors, network with industry professionals?Plus, you can meet and pitch literary agents and publishers looking for new talent with polished manuscripts.

We will also offer sessions on the business of writing, including how to build your platform, engage successfully in marketing and social networking, plus details about copyrights, trademarks, and more.

This educational and inspirational conference will be held January 27-29, 2017 at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Los Angeles Westside, 6161 W Centinela Ave, Culver City, CA 90230 (address and maps). Before and after the conference, attendees will find the hotel convenient to LAX, Hollywood, Historic Santa Monica, and only a freeway ride to Disneyland, Universal Studios, the famed South Bay / Santa Monica Beaches and many other popular attractions. There is a major shopping center minutes away. Special discount hotel rooms rates and parking discounts for attendees.

Register now to take advantage of Early-bird Discount pricing (with financing available). Tuition includes three days of workshops and lectures, both Keynote Address Luncheons, free 1-on-1 pitch sessions, and more.

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Jan. 27-29, 2017

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