November 5, 2018 to November 11, 2018 All Day
Kauai Marriott Resort, 3610 Rice St, Lihue, HI 96766
3610 Rice St, Lihue, HI 96766
Attracting major authors of both literary and popular fiction, non-fiction, screenplay and poetry, The Kauai Writers Conference features writing and publishing workshops, one-on-one pitch sessions and manuscript critiques with influential literary agents. Whether you’re new to writing or have a book ready to publish, this event provides a rare opportunity to learn from some of the industry’s best. Conference highlights include sessions with Pulitzer Prize winning author Jane Smiley and Hawaii-born Kaui Hart Hemmings, whose book, The Descendants, was turned into an Oscar-winning film. A few of the notable conference faculty include Jon Fine, former Director of Author and Publisher Relations for Amazon; Garth Stein, author of The Art of Racing in the Rain; Sara Gruen, author of Water for Elephants; and Christina Baker Kline, author of Orphan Train. Pre conference Master Classes are also available for those looking for a more intimate experience.
At Kauai Marriott Resort.