Blue Ridge Writers' Conference
The 17th Annual Blue Ridge Writers' Conference will be held Friday, April 4th and Saturday, April 5th, 2014 in Blue Ridge, Georgia at the Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association and Art Center. An opening reception will be held on Friday, April 4th, 2014 at 5pm and is open to the public. New to this year's conference will be a Workshop Intensive on Friday, April 4th from 10:30am - 2:30pm.
The 2014 Writers' Conference Keynote Speaker will be Claire Cook. Claire Cook wrote her first novel in her minivan when she was 45. At 50, she walked the red carpet at the Hollywood premiere of the adaptation of her second novel, MUST LOVE DOGS, starring Diane Lane and John Cusack. She is now the bestselling and award-winning author of ten novels, including WALLFLOWER IN BLOOM and TIME FLIES. Her books have been translated into 14 languages. Find out more at ClaireCook.com.
2014 Conference Speakers include:
Sally Apokedak, Glenda Beall, Elizabeth Dulemba, Jennifer Jabaley, Jennifer Justus, Stellasue Lee and Michelle Moran.
"It's a mini vacation with a
learning experience tied in."
previous conference attendee
Festival attendees can enjoy an art town experience through the many interesting activities provided by our unique downtown: art galleries, theater, the Blue Ridge Scenic Railroad, and many shops... plus the breathtaking beauty of our mountains.
The Fannin County Chamber of Commerce & CVB is a sponsor of the
2014 Blue Ridge Writers' Conference!
Writers' Workshop Intensive will be held on Friday, April 4th, 2014 from 10:30 to 2:30.
Opening reception will be held on Friday evening, April 4th, 2014 from 5 pm to 7 pm.
The Conference will take place on Saturday, April 5th, 2014 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.
A Continental Breakfast and Lunch will be provided during the Saturday conference.
Critique services will also be available.
Registration fees and Itinerary information are available at: www.blueridgewritersconference.com