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HWA Annual Conference

Omni Hotel, Providence, Rhode Island

June 7- 10, 2018


As we prepare the conference schedule, gather our speakers, and send award notifications to our award winners, we offer our members and early bird writers the chance to get the lowest conference price available.

About the Conference

The conference programming will focus on supporting quality historical writing – fiction and nonfiction, research, the submission process, the road to publication, and the life of a historical writer. There will be a mix of sessions on the craft of writing and genre and era specific knowledge (food, clothing, language) as well as the business side of publishing including self/indie publishing, marketing and publicity and social media techniques.

The 2 1/2 day conference will also offer

  • "Master Class" pre-conference workshops
  • Agent Pitches
  • Keynote dinner events
  • Book signing event featuring books by conference presenters and participants
  • Creative ways for attendees to network and collaborate
  • Conference bookstore

Registration Types (click button for information & fees):

Guest Registration for the Conference is $300 and includes Networking Events & Award Banquet
(does not include general sessions or agent pitches)

Full Conference
Sessions on Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Agent Pitches
Book Signing & Awards Dinner
Thursday Workshops discounted
More information TBA

HWA Conference 2018



Conference + Membership        $565.00

HWA Conference 2018

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