Conferences & Conventions

Conferences and conventions for readers, writers and all fans of the romance genre. Have conference information that you’d like to post? Send us the details.


Let Your Imagination Take Flight Conference

Sponsor: New England Chapter Romance Writers of America (NECRWA)
Location: Boston Marriott, Burlington, MA
Fee: $219–249.00
Dates: April 27 and 28, 2018
Featured speakers: Beverly Jenkins (featured workshop presenter), Sarina Bowen, and Skye Warren.
Conference features: craft, business, and writer’s life workshops; editor/agent appointments and panel; 50+ author booksigning and raffle; New England Readers’ Choice Awards Luncheon; Indie Unconference.
http://necrwa.org/conference or email [email protected].

21st Annual “Shining the Light on Romance” Editor/Agent Luncheon

Sponsor: Long Island Romance Writers (LIRW)
Location: Inn at Fox Hollow, Woodbury, New York
Date: May 4, 2018, 12 pm–4 pm. Registration opens in February 2018.
Featured Speaker: Damon Suede.
Luncheon Features: Meet-and-greet cocktail hour, luncheon, informal agent & editor pitches, networking, industry updates, raffle baskets.
http://www.lirw.org.

Donald Maass—The Emotional Craft of Fiction

Sponsor: Oklahoma Romance Writers of America (OKRWA)
Location: Embassy Suites on South Meridian, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Fee: Thru Jan 31, 2018 – $125 for non-OKRWA members, $100 for OKRWA members. Feb 1, 2018 and after – $150 for non-OKRWA members, $125 for OKRWA members (includes lunch)
Date: May 19, 2018
Presenter: Donald Maass.
Topic: The Emotional Craft of Fiction.
https://okrwa.com/.