Writers at Work Conference

Posted 4.16.14

Alta, UT
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 31st annual Writers at Work Conference was held from June 10 to June 13 at the Commanders House on the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City. The conference offered workshops, manuscript consultations, and readings for poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers. The faculty included poet Alison Hawthorne Deming, fiction writer Ann Hood, nonfiction writer Judith Barrington, and poet and nonfiction writer Lance Larsen. Participating writers and publishing professionals included Emma Komlos-Hrobsky (Tin House), Michael McClane (Sugar House Review), and novelist Kirstin Scott. The cost of the conference was $650, which included tuition and all meals. Lodging was available at the University of Utah guest house. Individual consultations with an agent or editor were available for an additional $50. Registration was limited to 64 participants; the registration deadline was June 8. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Writers at Work Conference, P.O. Box 711191, Salt Lake City, UT 84171. (801) 996-3313. Jennifer Atwood, Contact.