The 2023 AWP Conference and Bookfair will be held from March 8 to March 11 at the Seattle Convention Center in Washington and will also include a virtual component comprising prerecorded and livestreamed events. The conference features panel discussions, readings, discussion rooms, and a bookfair. Novelist Min Jin Lee will give the keynote address. Prior to March 7, the cost of the conference for in-person preregistration, including all virtual programming and content, is $350 for nonmembers, $250 for members, $100 for seniors, and $65 for students. The cost for in-person, on-site registration, including all virtual programming and content, is $540 for nonmembers, $435 for members, $175 for seniors, and $150 for students. The cost of virtual-only preregistration, prior to March 7, is $75 for nonmembers and $60 for members; the cost of virtual-only registration from March 8 to March 11 is $85 for nonmembers and $70 for members. For those attending the in-person events, lodging is available at the conference hotel at discounted rates. Visit the website for more information.
Contact associate director of conferences Chris Grace at email@example.com for accessibility details or visit awpwriter.org/awp_conference/accessibility_overview. AWP can best meet accessibility needs when requests are sent by February 22; every effort will be made to accommodate requests arriving after that date.
Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference and Bookfair, 440 Monticello Avenue, Suite 1802, PMB 73708, Norfolk, VA 23510. (240) 696-8273.