Historical Novel Society North American Conference

See writers who attended this retreat
Event Date: 
June 21, 2021
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
E-mail address: 

The biennial Historical Novel Society North American Conference will be held online from June 21 to June 27. The conference features presentations, panels, pitch sessions with agents and editors, query critiques, and social events for historical fiction writers. Featured presenters include authors Libbie Hawker and Lisa See and publishing professional Jane Friedman. The cost of the conference, which includes all regular sessions and exclusive pre-recorded content, is $289 ($259 for HNS members). Registration is rolling through June 20. The cost of master classes ranges from $50 to $75. The cost of pitch sessions and query critiques is $25 per session. Visit the website for more information.

Accessibility accommodations include closed captioning.

Contact Information

Historical Novel Society North American Conference, 1423 Madison Street, Oregon City, OR 97045. Rose Spears, Marketing Chair.