2014 ‘Get Writing’ Conference

‘Get Writing’ 2014 One Day Conference
Verulam Writers’ Circle, based in St Albans, is organising a conference for writers on Saturday, 29th March, 2014 hosted by the University of Hertfordshire at their de Havilland Campus.
This conference has been organised by writers for writers and is now in its seventh year.  It is aimed at anyone with an interest in writing, regardless of experience, and features a stellar line-up of talks by editors and agents as well as best-selling authors.  It includes workshops for all aspects of writing from the creative process to publication.
There will be over twenty-five industry professionals – novelists, playwrights, agents, editors, creative writing teachers, television and radio scriptwriters, producers and directors attending to give talks and conduct workshops.  Additionally lectures from the University of Hertfordshire Creative Writing Department will be conducting workshops.
We have a great line up of speakers including M R Hall, Peter Wild, William Ryan, David Roden, Max Kinnings and Liesel Schwarz.  Check our website for our other guests and speakers.
This year we feature the Get Writing Cup Competition; a short story of less than 2,000 words with a cash prize of £50 PLUS a Cornerstone’s Literary Consultancy Critique.  (See the website for the rules.)