National Writers Conference 2024

23rd May 2024

Join Writing West Midlands for a day of insightful presentations, engaging panel discussions and invaluable networking opportunities with a friendly community of writers, as the National Writers Conference returns for another year.

Date: 29th June 2024
Time: 10am-4pm
Venue: Bramall Music Building, University of Birmingham

Hear from leading writers, literary agents, editors, publicists and other industry experts as they discuss topics such as:

Publicity for Writers – how the industry goes about selling books and the role for writers.

Finding & Working with An Agent – advice on getting an agent and on the writer / agent working relationship.

The Joy of Genre Writing – making the right choice and moving between genres.

The Publishing Process – inside knowledge on the various stages of publishing, from selling a manuscript to getting the book on sale.

Writers & Artificial Intelligence – the latest news on how AI will affect the work of creative writers and the wider industry.

Come along and ask questions, share insights, and immerse yourself in a vibrant community of writers from all corners of the country.M

Learn more about the programme for the day and book tickets here.