The Other Words Literary Conference, presented by the Florida Literary Arts Coalition (FLAC), was held from October 11 to October 13 on the campus of the University of Tampa. The conference featured workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as panels and readings. The 2018 theme was “Water.” The faculty included poet Gerry LaFemina, fiction writer Jessica Anthony, and nonfiction writer Bob Kunzinger. The cost of the conference was $65 for FLAC members and $95 for nonmembers. Workshops were available for an additional $40; registration was first come, first served. The general registration deadline was September 15. Lodging was available at the nearby Sheraton Riverwalk Hotel for a discounted rate of $139 per night. Visit the website for more information.
Other Words Literary Conference, Florida Literary Arts Coalition, P.O. Box 992, Saint Augustine, FL 32085. (904) 819-6339.