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2014 San Francisco Writing for Change
Date Saturday September 06
Time 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location Details
Unitarian Universalist Center
1187 Franklin (at Geary)
San Francisco, CA 94109-6813
Event Type Conference
Organizer/AuthorMike Larsen
Emailbarbara [at]
September 6, 2014, 8am to 5:30pm

If you write to make a positive difference in the world, be it a novel or nonfiction, this is the event for you.

The 6th Annual San Francisco Writing for Change event is a crash course designed to get your work polished and published-in blogs, eBooks, self-published and traditional books. Presenters include Adam Hochschild, "To End All Wars"; Anthony Marra, "A Constellation of Vital Phenomena"; Patti Breitman, "Never Too Late to Go Vegan"; Arlie Hochschild, "The Outsourced Self"; Jason Gardner, Editor at New World Library; Brenda Knight, Editor at Viva; Johanna Vonderling, Editor at Berrett-Koehler; Nina Amir, Write Nonfiction NOW!; Jim Azevedo, Smashwords; agents Andy Ross, Chelsea Lindman, Peter Beren, and Mike Larsen; and many others. Pitch your ideas and get feedback from agents and editors. Highly effective and affordable, this event will sell out quickly! $149 until September; $199 at the door. Help change the world one book at a time.

Added to the calendar on Tuesday Aug 5th, 2014 5:20 PM

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