Now you can learn from more than 40 published Masters their secrets for success! You will learn to:
Do you want to write professionally in the realms of Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, Steampunk, Cyberpunk, Military Science Fiction, Urban, Historical, Epic Fantasy, Space Opera, and what has been called,
“the Genre with Many Faces”?
- Research to develop brave new worlds of wonder,
- Create compelling memorable characters (both human and otherwise),
- Plot and structure amazing story lines of imagination,
- Develop stand-alone award-winning novels, screenplays and graphic novels.
- And much more!
It's an Educational and Inspirational event that will improve the quality of
your writing and your life as an author!
The 2017 Genre-LA™ Writers Conference will teach you how to brainstorm new ideas, 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. Meet the Master of these genres who will help you raise the level of your writing, author a better book, movie script, graphic novel or ....
Over three intensive days, you will also learn the secrets of how to take your writing to the next level, edit and polish your manuscript, then pitch your novels and screenplays to a literary agent or publisher in the right market. The conference will feature literary agents, and publishers, celebrity and best-selling authors, industry experts, Hollywood veterans, educators, publishing professionals, including many who will meet and discuss your project.
In addition to the seminars, workshops, panels, and free pitch sessions, writers will also enjoy a themed reception Friday night, Keynote Addresses (with complimentary meal) on Saturday and Sunday, plus have opportunities to network with other attendees, the celebrity authors, and honored faculty. Attendees can meet with additional literary agents and publishers looking for new talent with polished manuscripts. There is an informative daily session with the "agents and publishers du jour" to help prepare for your actual meeting/pitch session. Over our past 15 conferences, attendees have acquired literary representation, earned publishing contracts, and seen their books reach audiences around the nation and world.
Attendees can also take advantage of ProCritiques™ where part of your work is read and critiqued by advanced submission to professional editors, and Masters ProCritiques™ with literary agents who know all the right publishers. You can also meet with literary agents looking for new talent with polished manuscripts during our free daily pitch sessions, by appointment.
This educational and inspirational conference is open to all levels and will be held February 3-4-5, 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. Special discount hotel rooms rates and discounts parking on-site for attendees.
Take advantage of Early-bird Discount Tuition pricing with six-months same as cash financing available. Includes two meals. Open to all levels.