November 5, 2018 to November 11, 2018 All Day

Kauai Marriott Resort, 3610 Rice St, Lihue, HI 96766

3610 Rice St, Lihue, HI 96766

(808) 245-5050

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.