“Writing equals ass in chair”- Matthew Pallamary
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Sunday January 15, 2017[+]
JUNE 18-23, 2017 January 11, 2017 Early Bird Registration $575–full conference! Through February 15 Register here. Improve your craft. Find your tribe. Make lifelong connectionsSpend your conference week beachside at the charming Santa Barbara Hyatt. We’re pleased to announce that the very … Continue reading
Friday January 13, 2017[+]
An excerpt from the upcoming book by Armando Nieto, Mary Conrad, and Matt Pallamary: The 25th Anniversary of the Santa Barbara Writers Conference would have been SBWC Chief of Staff Paul Lazarus’ 20th anniversary with the conference. Unfortunately, Paul suffered … Continue reading
Friday January 6, 2017[+]
An excerpt from the upcoming book by Armando Nieto, Mary Conrad, and Matt Pallamary: On Monday night two accomplished writers took the stage, one a newcomer, the other an old friend of the Conference. Elmore “Dutch” Leonard author of 32 … Continue reading
Register today for the 2017 Conference
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You may register by mail by downloading the registration form (PDF) and submitting it with your payment.
Conference early bird registration is $575 before February 15.
- 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 13
- Wine and cheese party Tuesday evening, June 15
- Final evening dinner on Friday, June 23
Cancellation and refund policy
No refunds will be given after June 1, 2017. Requests for refunds can be made in writing by emailing: email@example.com. A $50 administrative fee will be charged for all refunds.