2014 DFW Writers' Conference

Hurst , Texas
Friday, May 02, 2014
2014 DFW Writers' Conference
Friday, May 02, 2014 1:00 PM -
Sunday, May 04, 2014 5:00 PM (Central Time)

Hurst Conference Center
1601 Campus Drive
Hurst , Texas 76054
United States

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The Texas premier Writers' Conference located in the heart of the Dallas / Fort Worth (DFW) metroplex. Held annually by the DFW Writers' Workshop, the conference provides networking with literary professionals in an informal environment. Even as the primary fund raiser for the non-profit workshop, the conference remains affordable with an unparalleled value. 

 

 Jonathan Maberry is a NY Times bestselling author, multiple Bram Stoker Award winner, and freelancer for Marvel Comics. His novels include EXTINCTION MACHINE, FIRE & ASH, GHOST ROAD BLUES, Dust & Decay, Patient Zero, The Wolfman, and many others include a new mystery-thriller YA series, WATCH OVER ME, scheduled to debut in 2014. His nonfiction books include ULTIMATE JUJUTSU, THE CRYPTOPEDIA, Zombie CSU, Wanted Undead or Alive, and others. Jonathan’s award-winning teen novel, ROT & RUIN, is now in development for film. 
For Jonathan's complete bio, got to dfwcon.org or visit his website: www.jonathanmaberry.com 


We are pleased to announce that Donald Maass will be joining the 2014 DFW Writers' Conference. A literary agent in New York, Donald Maass’s agency sells more than 150 novels every year to major publishers in the U.S. and overseas.  He is the author of The Career Novelist (1996), Writing the Breakout Novel (2001), Writing the Breakout Novel Workbook (2004), The Fire in Fiction (2009), and most recently Writing 21st Century Fiction (2012).  He is a past president of the Association of Authors’ Representatives, Inc. Watch our website for Donald's pre-conference workshop. 

A literary agent in New York, Donald Maass’s agency sells more than 150 novels every year to major publishers in the U.S. and overseas.  He is the author of The Career Novelist (1996), Writing the Breakout Novel (2001), Writing the Breakout Novel Workbook (2004) and The Fire in Fiction (2009).  He is a past president of the Association of Authors’ Representatives, Inc.
A literary agent in New York, Donald Maass’s agency sells more than 150 novels every year to major publishers in the U.S. and overseas.  He is the author of The Career Novelist (1996), Writing the Breakout Novel (2001), Writing the Breakout Novel Workbook (2004) and The Fire in Fiction (2009).  He is a past president of the Association of Authors’ Representatives, Inc.
 

Contact Information

  • The DFW Writers' Workshop is proud to present the 7th annual DFW Writers' Conference. It's a great opportunity for writers to network with professionals from the publishing industry and to learn more about both the craft and the business of writing.

    Direct your questions to:
    VIPs: vip@dfwcon.org
    Speakers: education@dfwcon.org
    Publication: editor@dfwcon.org
    Exhibitors/Sponsors:  exhibitor@dfwcon.org

    or for General Information:
     

Payment Instructions

  • Conference Cost:
    DFWWW Members: $325 (until 03/31/14) | $345 (after 04/01/14)
    Non-members: $345 (until 03/31/14) | $390 (after 04/01/14)


    All offline payments must be received 60 days from order or prior to April 30, 2014 (whichever is sooner). Failure to pay will result in forfeiture of any and all reservations, spots, or considerations. You may pay by snail mailing a check or money order to:

    DFW Writers' Conference 
    P.O. Box 1250
    Euless, Texas 76039
    attn: DFWcon Treasurer

    Please, notify of the snail mail delivery by emailing us at : treasurer@dfwcon.org

    Offline payments can also be paid in person at any of the DFW Writers' Workshop meetings, held 7PM every Wednesday night, at the Simmons Center, 508 Simmons St, Euless, TX (for more information go to dfwwritersworkshop.org). The DFWcon treasurer or director can take check, cash, or credit card.