2021 Kanab Writers Conference

  • Humanities
  • Other Utah/Out of State
  • Presented By: Kanab Writers Conference
  • At: Kanab Center
  • 20 N 100 E, Kanab, UT 84741
  • 11/04/2021 - 11/06/2021
  • 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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    On Thursday, November 4, come and write in the beautiful surroundings of Red Rock country during our Plein Air hike. After the hike, join us for a special keynote address from Elaine Vickers, a writing retreat and social activities. Students from local schools will present essays during a community reading, sponsored by the conference that evening.On Friday morning, November 5, come join us for a self-publishing seminar hosted by Eschler Editing. Learn about editing, self-publishing platforms and formatting, and cover design and more. Eschler editing will also be offering consultations with conference attendees for editing, cover design, and marketing.Friday afternoon through Saturday, November 5-6, the general sessions of the conference will be held, offering 45+ breakout sessions focusing on writing craft and other related topics, pitch sessions and manuscript consults with industry professionals, a community bookstore and book signing, writing contest, anthology project, social events, and community engagement events throughout the weekend. New York Times Best best-selling author Amy Harmon will deliver a keynote address on Saturday morning for conference attendees. On Friday evening, November 5, the conference will host a free community event featuring Carol Ormond discussing her book, The People, a photojournal of the native people's contributions to John Wesley Powell's expeditions.

    Event Info

    • Presented By: Kanab Writers Conference
    • Dates: 11/4/2021, 11/5/2021, 11/6/2021
    • Location: Kanab Center
    • Address: 20 N 100 E, Kanab, UT 84741
    • Time: 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Categories: Humanities, Storytelling, Literature, Book Releases, Poetry, Lectures, Professional Development
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