ASHEVILLE—The pre-registration deadline for the North Carolina Writers' Network 2019 Fall Conference has been extended until 11:59 pm on Sunday, November 3.
Fall Conference classes are first-come, first-served. While spaces remain in most sessions, spots are not guaranteed.
This pre-registration extension is only for online registrations; mail-in registrations must still be received no later than Friday, November 1, at 4:00 pm.
Register now to secure your seat November 8-10 at the Doubletree by Hilton Asheville-Biltmore.
By registering early, attendees save more than 50 percent off conference fees.
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The NCWN 2019 Fall Conference promises a full weekend devoted to the craft and business of writing, when all the literary riches of the North Carolina mountains will be on display.
Friday evening, New York Times bestselling author Charles Frazier will join Margaret D. Bauer, editor of the North Carolina Literary Review, for a Keynote Conversation.
Saturday's luncheon will feature former NC Poet Laureate Joseph Bathanti and veterans reading selections from the anthology Brothers Like These.
The Annual Banquet on Saturday night will feature the world premiere of poems written by three female poets set to music, by the Asheville-based ensemble Pan Harmonia.
Also on offer: open mics, faculty readings, an exhibit hall packed with representatives from literary journals and organizations from all across the Carolinas; and all the excellent courses NCWN members have come to expect.
Register now: www.ncwriters.org.