General Information

Keynote Speaker:
Andre Dubus III


Andre Dubus

Sponsored by Kachemak Bay Campus - Kenai Peninsula College /UAA

Held in Homer, Alaska, this nationally recognized writing conference features workshops, readings and panel presentations in fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and the business of writing.

Location: Homer, Alaska at Land's End Resort

Activities include:

• Daily workshops, panel presentations, readings and craft talks.
• Opening keynote dinner, four luncheons, and more.
• Manuscript reviews; optional; additional fee.
• Sessions dedicated to an “open mic” for conference registrants.
• Evening readings open to the public; free.
Agent / Editor Consultations; optional.
• Boat Cruise; optional; additional $60 fee.
"First Pages" Session; submissions due on May 15
• Writers' Circles
Silent auction of literary and book related items to raise scholarship funds
• Post-Conference Workshop

Lower and upper division academic credit available.

Kachemak Bay Campus - Kenai Peninsula College/UAA
533 E. Pioneer Ave.
Homer AK 99603