Santa Barbara Writers Conference

Posted 2.4.10

Santa Barbara, CA
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions

The 43rd annual Santa Barbara Writers Conference was held from June 7 to June 12 at the Hyatt Santa Barbara in California. The program offered workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as lectures and panel discussions. The faculty included poets Christopher Buckley and Perie Longo; fiction writers Barnaby Conrad III, Wylene Wisby Dunbar, Lisa Lenard-Cook, Yvonne Nelson Perry, Dale Griffiths Stamos, and Duane Unkefer; and nonfiction writers Jerry Camarillo Dunn, Susan Miles Gulbransen, and Catherine Ann Jones. Guest speakers included fiction writers Anthony Breznican, Meg Gardiner, Tawni O’Dell, and Mona Simpson. The cost of the conference was $575 until March 14 and $650 thereafter. Registration was first come, first served. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Santa Barbara Writers Conference, 27 West Anapamu Sreeet, Suite 305, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. (805) 568-1516.