The 2017 William Paterson University Spring Writer’s Conference will be held on April 8 the WPU campus in Wayne, New Jersey, 20 miles northwest of New York City. The conference features readings and workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. The faculty includes poets Rosa Alcalá and Timothy Liu; fiction writers David Galef, Barbara Krasner, Wendy Oleson, and Martha Witt; and nonfiction writers Theresa DiGeronimo and N. West Moss. Poet Rosa Alcalá will deliver the keynote. The cost of the conference is $55 ($22 for WPU undergraduate students, $33 for WPU graduate students, and $44 for WPU alumni) before February 15 and $66 thereafter; the registration deadline is March 31. Send an SASE, call, e-mail, or visit the website for more information.
William Paterson University Spring Writer’s Conference, English Department, 300 Pompton Road, Wayne, NJ 07470. (973) 720-3067. John Parras, Contact.