2020 Dates are May 9-May 16!
Full REGISTRATION (No Housing)
Take advantage of our Early Bird pricing of 20% off our regular price of $899 until January 15! This option allows attendees to find their own housing yet enjoy all that the LWC has to offer: seminars, readings, beach bonfire, shrimp boil, sunset receptions, and includes a workshop in a chosen genre.
Full REGISTRATION (WITH HOUSING)
This option provides shared housing in local homes as well as access to all that the LWC has to offer: seminars, readings, beach bonfire, shrimp boil, sunset receptions, and includes a workshop in a chosen genre. Take advantage of our Early Bird pricing of 15% off our regular price of $1899 until January 15! This option allows attendees to find their own housing yet enjoy
Conference Registration No Housing No Workshop
This option provides access to all that the LWC has to offer: seminars, readings, beach bonfire, shrimp boil, sunset receptions, but does not include workshops or option to have your work critiqued. This is perfect for those who just want to experience our conference without the pressure of workshop.
Are you a local writer or someone who wants to dabble and you want to try us out? Check out our A LA CARTE page (opens up once our fellows and scholars are selected and placed in our final
The small print: As a reminder, all payments for full enrollment with housing cannot be refunded after April 1st (it is likely that spot will not be filled, which costs the conference substantial losses). We also cannot offer a refund for full registration without housing after April 15th (it is unlikely that we would be able to fill that workshop spot, which also costs us dearly). Thank you for being conscientious of this situation. There will be a service fee for refunds before that date ($200 for registrations with housing, $100 for registrations without housing and conference registration without workshops). All other sales are final. All a la carte options are first-come, first-serve, but will remain open throughout the conference. All payments should go through our online portal if possible, and during the actual conference, we will be able to accept payment on
Deadlines for our fellowships and scholarship are open from September 1 to January 10! Subscribe to our mailing list to the right to be automatically notified when we open up applications again.