The 2018 North Carolina Writers’ Network Fall Conference was held from November 2 to November 4 at the Hilton University Charlotte in North Carolina. The conference featured workshops and master classes in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as lectures and panel discussions on editing, publishing, and pitching. The faculty included poets Morri Creech, Julie Funderburk, and Maureen Ryan Griffin; fiction writers Bryn Chancellor and Susan Rivers; and creative nonfiction writers Georgann Eubanks, Judy Goldman, and Cynthia Lewis. Fiction writer Randall Kenan delivered the keynote. The cost for the full conference was $260 (including meals) or $200 (not including meals) for NCWN members, and $375 (including meals) or $300 (not including meals) for nonmembers until October 26. Onsite registration was $450 for the full conference, $350 for Saturday-only attendance, and $250 for Sunday-only attendance. Visit the website for more information.
North Carolina Writers’ Network Fall Conference, P.O. Box 21591, Winston-Salem, NC 27120. (336) 293-8844. Ed Southern, Executive Director.