James River Writers Conference

Posted 2.4.10

Richmond, VA
Event Date: 
October 14, 2016

The 14th annual James River Writers Conference will be held from October 14 to October 16 at the Greater Richmond Convention Center in Richmond, Virginia. The conference features master classes, meetings with agents, panel discussions, and pitch sessions for fiction writers and creative nonfiction writers. Participants include fiction writers Lamar Giles, Gini Koch, Sarah MacLean, and Padma Venkatraman; nonfiction writers Josh Funk and Jessica Lahey; and literary agents Linda Camacho (Prospect Agency), Gemma Cooper (Bent Agency), Moe Ferrara (BookEnds Literary), Katie Kotchman (Don Congdon), and Christopher Rhodes (The Stuart Agency). The cost of the conference is $325, or $195 for a single day. The cost of a master class is an additional $65. Registration is first come, first served. Lodging is available at area hotels. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

James River Writers Conference, 231 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23223. (804) 433-3790. Annette Marquis, Program Director.