Registration is Now Open!

Registration is now open for the 2013 Chicago Writers Conference!

Our annual conference kicks off with a party and a free performance by Improvised Jane Austen at Open Books Bookstore on September 27. Conference sessions on September 28 and 29 will take place at the Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State St., Chicago, on the Lower Level.


Some of the speakers scheduled to appear include journalist, radio personality, and writer Rick Kogan, author Robert K. Elder, Write Club Overlord Ian Belknap, award-winning author Alex Shakar, and publishers Doug Seibold (Agate Publishing) and Jonathan Messinger (featherproof books). Full speaker schedule to be announced in July.

Registration is available through the Chicago Writers Conference website and must be purchased by September 13. Early Bird tickets can be purchased until June 30; regular registration begins on July 1.

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We hope to see you there!

Can’t wait until September? Chicago Writers Conference will be hosting a panel this Sunday at 10 am at Printers Row with authors Holly McDowell, Wesley Chu, and William Shunn. Get your free tickets here.