The Dallas-Fort Worth Writers Conference (DWFCon)*
In addition to organizing craft classes, lectures, and workshops, this weekend conference also offers access to a number of agents, including a “Query Gong” game show in which agents sound a gong when they’d stop reading a writer’s query (and then explain what was a turn-off).
When: June 13-14, 2020
Writing and Illustrating for Young Readers (WIFYR)
Designed to be a “mini Masters of Fine Arts program” in writing (or illustrating) for non-adult readers, this five-day workshop divides its itinerary between small-group writing workshops and afternoon classes led by experts.
When: June 8-12, 2020