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Writers Conference: The Written World

2015 Writer's Conference:

Keynote Speaker: Jaswinder Bolina

Jaswinder Bolina

Date: May 2nd, 2015 (9:00am-4:15pm)

Conference is free of charge this year and registration will take place on-site the day of the event. We will not be serving a lunch this year, but a breakfast and refreshments will be available at no charge. We will also provide a map of local restaurants and stores during lunch and volunteers will take groups of attendees to off-site locations. 

Please contact Mike Wright or Heather Thompson-Gillis with any questions at or

2015 Writers Conference:

The 2015 Writers Conference is taking place May 2, 2015. The event will feature poet and essayist Jaswinder Bolina as the keynote speaker. Jaswinder Bolina is an American poet and essayist. He is author of the chapbook The Tallest Building in America (Floating Wolf Quarterly 2014) and the full-length collections Phantom Camera (winner of the 2012 Green Rose Prize in Poetry from New Issues Press) and Carrier Wave (winner of the 2006 Colorado Prize for Poetry from the Center for Literary Publishing at Colorado State University). An international edition of Phantom Camera is available from Hachette India.

In addition, we will offer a diverse selection of workshops with other accomplished writers. See "2015 Presenters" and "2015 Schedule" for the full list of presenters and workshop descriptions.

We'll also hold a book fair with university and independent presses, writers, and writing groups.