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10th Annual San Miguel Writers' Conference and Literary Festival


February 11-15, 2015

San Miguel is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, a city steeped in beauty and history, extremely tranquil, and far from border issues. Long a mecca for writers, artists, and musicians from Canada, the U.S., Mexico, and beyond: "The Creative Crossroads of the Americas."

Featuring: Gloria Steinem, Alice Walker, Scott Turow, Tracy Chevalier, Jane Urquhart, Ángeles Mastretta and poet Richard Blanco

2015 Presenters
Faculty includes Gloria Steinem, Alice Walker, Scott Turow, Tracy Chevalier, Jane Urquhart, Ángeles Mastretta, Richard Blanco, Dinty Moore, Joyce Maynard, Liz Rosner, Nicholas Delbanco, and more.

2015 90-Minute Classes
Concurrent morning and afternoon sessions include topics such as fiction, non-fiction, travel writing, screen writing, poetry, short story, mystery and crime fiction, memoir and personal essay, young adult, feature articles, editing and self-editing, both conventional and self-publishing, agents, book proposals, and more.

For more information call 510-295-4097 in the U.S. or (415) 185-2225 in Mexico or visit our website at www.sanmiguelwritersconference.org.

About Us
Established
2004
Program Description
Includes 7 keynote addresses plus live theater, panels, 7 classes (choose from 56), open mic, local excursions, 4 lunches, receptions. Optional writing contest, (2) 3 hour intensives, agent pitches, individual consults. Bilingual (Eng/Esp).
Upcoming Event

Feb 11 - 15, 2015
Venue: Hotel Real de Minas, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

Programs/Year
1
Program Length
5 Day Conference & Literary Festival
Group Size or S:T Ratio
1:15-1:35; 1:1 available
Program Focus
Autobiography/Memoir, Fiction, Humor, Journalism, Marketing, Mystery, Non-fiction, Playwriting, Poetry, Publishing, Screenwriting, Travel, Young Adult
Faculty
10th Anniversary, 2015 faculty includes: Gloria Steinem, Alice Walker, Scott Turow, Tracy Chevalier, Richard Blanco, Jane Urquhart, Ángeles Mastretta, Robert Levine, Merilyn Simonds, Dinty Moore, Liz Rosner, Nicholas Delbanco, Joyce Maynard, and more!
Costs
Whole Enchilada: $745.00 includes (2) 3 hour Saturday intensives. Full Conference: $595.00 Budget to luxury lodging options available.
Global Locations
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Months
February
Contact
Susan Page
Director
San Miguel Literary Sala
Aldama #3
San Miguel de Allende, GTO 37700
Mexico
Phone: (52) 415-185-2225/510-295-4097
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