Our annual Festival includes master classes, panels, lectures, theatrical performances, one-act play, fiction and poetry contests. Our fall Tennessee Williams Writers Workshop offers manuscript critiques with established authors.
Group Size or S:T Ratio
Autobiography/Memoir, Business/Technical, Children's, Fiction, Humor, Journalism, Marketing, Mystery, Non-fiction, Playwriting, Poetry, Publishing, Romance, Screenwriting
2013: Scholars, writers, & performing artists. Includes Michael Cunningham, Nathaniel Rich, John Jeremiah Sullivan, Ayana Mathis, and many others. See website for updates.
Master Classes $35 each, $175 for series (incl festival panel pass & reception). Scholars' Conference is free & open to the public. Literary Panel Pass $75. Theater events & other special events sold separately.
New Orleans, Louisiana
Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival
938 Lafayette Street, Suite 514
New Orleans, LA 70113
Author Salon Commercial Novel Writing Program
The first truly competitive novel writing program created by literary agents, editors, and writers. No time wasting, no gimmicks. Straight talk.
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The Lost Art of Personal Writing
Write for enjoyment, to communicate, or to publish - it all begins with personal writing. St Paul, MN, Jun 20-22, 2014; and Grand Marais, MN, Aug 16-17, 2014
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Free Expressions Seminars
Unparalleled instruction, feedback, and inspiration from industry professionals. Our simple goal: to help you achieve artistic and commercial success—now and for your entire writing career.
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