Agents & Editors Conference

Austin, TX, United States
Event Date: 
June 21, 2024
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
E-mail address: 

The Writers’ League of Texas (WLT) 2024 Agents & Editors Conference will be held from June 21 to June 23 at the Hyatt Regency on Lady Bird Lake in Austin, Texas. The conference features presentations, panels, authors in conversation, and a keynote address for fiction and creative nonfiction writers. Participating publishing professionals include agents Sarah Bowlin (Aevitas Creative Management), Jennifer Chen Tran (Glass Literary Management), Natalie Edwards (Trellis Literary Management), Cherise Fisher (Wendy Sherman Associates), Robert Guinsler (Sterling Lord Literistic), and Michaela Whatnall (Dystel, Goderich, and Bourret). The cost of the conference is $509 for WLT members and $569 for non-members. One-on-one consultations with editors and agents are available for an additional $50. Lodging is available at the conference hotel for a discounted nightly rate of $209 for a single- or double-occupancy room. Admissions are rolling through June 21. Visit the website for more information.

Accessibility accommodations include elevators in all multilevel event spaces; accessible sidewalks, pathways, doorways, and parking; accessible bathrooms and events spaces; and signage in Braille throughout the event space. Contact the executive director via phone or e-mail for additional accessibility details.

Contact Information

Agents & Editors Conference, Writers’ League of Texas, 611 South Congress Avenue, Suite 200 A-3, Austin, TX 78704. (512) 499-8914. Becka Oliver, Executive Director.