TAZ Writers’ Conference-September 8, 2018

Join us on September 8, 2018 at CCAC ‘s Allegheny Campus in Pittsburgh for the 5th Annual TAZ Writers’ Conference in collaboration with Ann Howley, Author and CCAC

Register herehttps://tazwritersconference.eventbrite.com.

Make checks payable to-

The Authors’ Zone/ PO Box 9687/ Pittsburgh PA 15226-

Discounted price for students and fixed income.  Call or email Anna Marie for rates or to pay by check -wip@fastmail.fm or 412-563-6712

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The TAZ Writers Conference is a wonderful opportunity for writers of all levels to get intense instruction over the course of one day.

Why should you Go? This is a serious conference for serious writers. Attendees are a mix of  new and accomplished writers looking  to expand their knowledge and to mingle with other writers/ authors , publishers and editors. It’s small enough that it won’t feel overwhelming with an impressive group of presenters and information.
Highlights of the conference include –
  • Talk To The Editor, a chance to have a portion of your manuscript evaluated by an editor or publisher.  Additional fee for this
  • Networking with like minded people in an academic setting.
Keynote Speaker
Hattie Fletcher, Managing Editor  of Creative Non Fiction
Workshops Include-
  • Memoir Writing, Ann Howley
  • The Sense of an Ending, (Fiction Writing) Daniel Lowe
  • Diversity in Writing , Dionna Rojas
  • Children’s Books , Debra Rae Sanchez
  • Songwriting Workshop, Sam Wieder
  • Writing Science Fiction and Fantasy, Stephanie Keyes
  • Legal Considerations, TBD
  • Panel on Marketing your book before and after it’s release
Cost $149.00- Early Bird special $129.00
Discounted price for students and fixed income, call for rates.

October 19, 2017~~~TAZ Celebrates the Independent Author. TAZ awards are based on 80% content and 20% production of your book. Judges are authors/writers/teachers/editors from Pittsburgh and New York. Submit your book before September 13, 2017, for the 4th Annual Author Awards ceremony and Authors’ Night Out.