“Start clean and simple. Don’t try to write pretty or noble or big. Try to say just what you mean. This is hard because you have to find out what you mean, and that’s work, real work. (Gertrude Stein)”- Rebecca Robins
From Our Blog
Wednesday February 4, 2015[+]
Dear Writers, Registration for the 2015 Santa Barbara Writers Conference is open! The 43rd Annual SBWC will take place June 7 -12, 2015. Why the same dates as last year? This year’s conference will follow the same six-day format as before, … Continue reading
Tuesday July 1, 2014[+]
Every year, we hear wonderful pieces throughout the five days of workshops and late nights of pirate. We were honored to recognize a few writers at the closing night award banquet for the work that they shared at this year’s SBWC. Fiction … Continue reading
Friday June 6, 2014[+]
SUNDAY Workshop: Memoir-centric read-and-critique workshop w/memoir presentation by Linda Joy Myers. Q/A Linda Joy Myers, President/Nat’l Assoc of Memoir Writers & author Don’t Call Me Mother MONDAY Workshop: Ebook publishing: Nuts & bolts that won’t break the bank w/Jason Matthews. Q/A … Continue reading
Register Today for the 2015 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 $575 on or before March 15th, and $650 after March 15th.
- Five days of morning, afternoon, and late-night workshops
- Five afternoons of panels (including the Agent Panels)
- Five evenings of world famous author speakers
- Opening night dinner on Sunday, June 7th
- Wine and cheese party Tuesday evening, June 9th
- Final evening banquet on Friday, June 12th
Cancellation and refund policy
No refunds will be given after May 9, 2015. Requests for refunds can be made in writing by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org. A $50 administrative fee will be charged for all refunds.