Catamaran Writer's Conference Registration: Fiction


Catamaran Writer's Conference Registration: Fiction

from 950.00

The Catamaran Writing conference will be held at the Robert Louis Stevenson School located on the 17 Mile Drive in Pebble Beach, California, from August 4-8, 2019. Registration includes four nights lodging at the Robert Louis Stevenson campus on 17-Mile Drive, 12 meals, 4 morning sessions of literary workshops in a small group of 5-12 participants, daily literary themed excursions, as well as daily craft lectures, and nightly receptions and presentations. $1350 is for a shared single room with two beds. $1850 for a single room. Locals can register without lodging for $950 and join us for workshops, meals, excursions, and lectures. 

Spend each morning workshop (9:30-12:30) with either Peter Ho Davies or Elizabeth McKenzie working on your fiction. You will be prompted to selected your preferred instructor.

The workshop meets four mornings (Monday-Thursday) and each participant will receive focused feedback from the group on their craft.  Workshop packets with group submissions will be available after July 15th.  You'll be invited to submit a writing sample of up to 20 pages of fiction for group feedback. Optional participant readings will be held. 

After registration you will receive a welcome letter with more information, and you'll be invited to submit a manuscript of up to 20 pages of prose. 

Registration may be cancelled for a full refund by July 15th. 

The conference will be open for check-in and room assignment at 1:00 on August 4th.  An orientation presentation will be given at 3:30 followed by a reception from 4:30-5:30.  The conference ends at 1:00 on August 8th after lunch. 

Dinner will be served in the Stevenson Dining Commons from 5:30-6:30 nightly, breakfast from 8:00-9:00 am, and lunch from 12:30-1:30 pm daily. Vegetarian options are available at all meals, and a salad bar and desert bar is offered for lunch and dinner. Coffee is free all day!

Select your instructor on the additional form that will appear after you choose your lodging option. 

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