The best writing conferences in the Southwest

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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).

Where: Hurst
When: June 22-23, 2019
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