“Rewriting separates the grownups from those who prefer wandering in the wilderness.”- S.L. (Sid) Stebel
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Sunday May 22, 2016[+]
SBWC 2016: June 5-10, Hyatt Santa Barbara Dear Writers,Thank you to those of you who entered our Annual Writing Contest. After reviewing more than 250 entries from all over the United States, we’d like to congratulate our 3 winners and 2 runners-up. The … Continue reading
Saturday May 21, 2016[+]
Thank you to those of you who entered our SBWC Annual Writing Contest. After reviewing more than 250 entries from all over the United States, we’d like to congratulate our 3 winners and 2 runners-up. The following individuals won a full or … Continue reading
Friday May 20, 2016[+]
An excerpt from the upcoming book by Armando Nieto, Mary Conrad, and Matt Pallamary: The Santa Barbara Writers Conference Scrapbook — Words of Wisdom from Thirty Years of Literary Excellence 1973 – 2003 On Thursday night at the 1989 SBWC, Charles … Continue reading
Register today for the 2016 Conference
Thank you for your interest in SBWC.
You can sign up today with credit card using our Secure Online Registration Form.
You may register by mail by downloading the registration form (PDF) and submitting it with your payment.
Conference registration is $650.
- Five days of morning, afternoon, and late-night workshops
- Five afternoons of panels (including the Agent Panels)
- Five evenings of keynotes by well-known authors and book signings
- Opening night dinner on Sunday, June 5
- Wine and cheese party Tuesday evening, June 7
- Final evening banquet on Friday, June 10
Cancellation and refund policy
No refunds will be given after May 5, 2016. Requests for refunds can be made in writing by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org. A $50 administrative fee will be charged for all refunds.