2016 Northern Colorado Writers Conference April 22-23

Grant BlackwoodThe 2016 Northern Colorado Writers Conference will bring back some local favorites such as Todd Mitchell, Laura Resau, and Kerrie Flanagan, as well as welcome several new-to-NCW presenters such as Melanie Crowder, Judith Briles, and Shane Kuhn, not to mention, four new agents. We're also thrilled to announce that Grant Blackwood, #1 NYT Bestselling author of the Briggs Tanner series, and co-writer with Clive Cussler and Tom Clancy, will not only be our keynote speaker, he will be offering a workshop as well.

We will be releasing more information in the coming weeks and Rich Keller will be interviewing several of our presenters in February and March on the NCW Podcast, so stay tuned. The following is preliminary pricing information. More benefits and details on the door prizes and giveaways will be added as we near registration. 


Paula Munier
Jody Rein
Stacey Graham
Jennifer March Soloway


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The NCW Conference Includes:

  • Opportunity to get your work seen by literary agents and industry professionals
  • Potential to pitch to literary agents
  • 20-minute free consultation with NCW Director April Moore to be scheduled after the conference
  • Free e-copy of Jason Brick's book: Mastering the Business of Writing
  • Over 32 workshops to choose from
  • An 90+ -page, spiral bound program with class handouts and other great resources
  • Opportunity to add on a 2-hour Master Class taught by Todd Mitchell, Kerrie Flanagan, or Judith Briles
  • Opportunity to add an Agent/Editor Panel Luncheon
  • Free poetry from Dean K Miller, Haiku For You Project creator
  • Banquet Dinner on Friday featuring the keynote speech from best selling author, Grant Blackwood
  • Lunch and afternoon coffee & dessert on Saturday
  • Entertainment from professional storytellers from Northern Colorado Storytellers
  • Closing keynote from Judith Briles
  • Access to the Conference Book Store
  • Access to cocktail and networking hours
  • Chances to win door prizes and giveaways 
  • Free Pre-Conference Workshop, April 10, 2016 

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