Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - Friday, August 18, 2017
Red Lion on the River (Jantzen Beach), 909 N. Hayden Island Dr., Portland, OR 97217-8118.
$550 for members, $560 for nonmembers. Registration fees includes all classes, workshops, two lunches and three dinners. Lodging additional.
Four-day annual conference gathers top editors, agents and authors to help writers of all levels and genres take their writing to the next level. Inspiring keynotes by award-winning authors Frank Peretti and Tessa Afshar. Coaching and workshops in fiction, nonfiction, screenwriting, memoir, children’s, devotionals, and poetry. Full-time conferees may pre-submit three proposals for review by an editor and/or agent. Half-hour mentoring by professional authors in a professional, yet relaxed atmosphere. Another highlight is the Cascade Awards where winners of the annual contest are recognized.
OCW Summer Conference director, Lindy Jacobs @[email protected]