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Kaua‘i Writers Conference

Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at 8:00 am5:00 pm
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One event on November 10th, 2018 at 8:00am

One event on November 11th, 2018 at 8:00am

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Spend a week on the beautiful island of Kauai with beloved bestselling authors: Jane Smiley, Sara Gruen, Kristin Hannah, Alice Hoffman, Christina Baker Kline, Garth Stein, Scott Turow, and more. Present your work one-on-one to top literary agents, editors, and publishing consultants. Participate in Master Classses with four days of close personal guidance in small groups with living masters of their genres. Choose from Fiction, Memoir, Screenwriting, Poetry and more.

Master Classes: Nov. 5th-8th 2018
Conference Main Event: Nov. 9th-11th 2018
Learn more and register at kauaiwritersconference.com

Attracting major authors of both literary and popular fiction, non-fiction, screenplay and poetry, The Kaua‘i Writers Conference features writing and publishing workshops, one-on-one pitch sessions and manuscript critiques with influential literary agents. Whether you’re new to writing or have a book ready to publish, this event provides a rare opportunity to learn from some of the industry’s best while immersed in Kauai’s otherwordly beauty.

Conference highlights include sessions with Pulitzer Prize winning author Jane Smiley and Hawai‘i-born Kaui Hart Hemmings, whose book, The Descendants, was turned into an Oscar-winning film. A few of the notable conference faculty include Jon Fine, former Director of Author and Publisher Relations for Amazon; Garth Stein, the New York Times best-selling author of The Art of Racing in the Rain; Sara Gruen, author of the runaway bestseller Water for Elephants; and Christina Baker Kline, whose book Orphan Train spent more than two years on the New York Times bestseller list, including five weeks at No. 1, has 3.5 million copies in print, and is under consideration for a movie.

Pre-conference Master Classes, which run from Nov. 5 to Nov. 8, are also available for those looking for a more intimate learning experience. Hawai‘i residents quality for a Kama‘aina Discount. Email info@kauaiwritersconference.com for more details.

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Date: Saturday, November 10th, 2018
Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Cost: $695
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Contact: Kauai Writers Conference

Event Location:

Kauai Marriott Resort

3610 Rice St
Lihue, 96766