To support authors and creators throughout North America, we have compiled a list of writers’ conferences and book festivals below and will update this list frequently. Subscribe to this calendar below to receive notifications of new events. Also, tell us about any conferences or festivals by posting the info in the comments below or emailing books at jozefpa dot com.

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Omnidawn’s First/Second Poetry Book Contest
Omnidawn’s First/Second Poetry Book Contest
Nov 1 2019 – Feb 18 2020 all-day
The winner Omnidawn’sFirst/Second Poetry Book Contest wins an immediate cash prize of $3,000 and publication Submission dates: Nov 1, 2019–Feb 18, 2020 This contest is open to writers who have either never published a full-length Read more…
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Wednesday WiP with Jozef Syndicate 10:00 am
Wednesday WiP with Jozef Syndicate
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Let’s have a confidential conversation about your Work in Progress. During this invitation-only session, you can freely share your work, brainstorm the next paragraph or scene, explore ideas on the entire project, vet ideas for sources, Read more…
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Wednesday WiP with Jozef Syndicate 10:00 am
Wednesday WiP with Jozef Syndicate
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Let’s have a confidential conversation about your Work in Progress. During this invitation-only session, you can freely share your work, brainstorm the next paragraph or scene, explore ideas on the entire project, vet ideas for sources, Read more…
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Savannah Book Festival
Savannah Book Festival @ Telfair and Wright Squares
Feb 13 – Feb 16 all-day
The Savannah Book Festival Inc. (SBF), presented by Georgia Power and Bob and Jean Faircloth, is an independent, nonprofit corporation led by a volunteer board of directors. SBF hosts best-selling and emerging authors in special events throughout the Read more…
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Wednesday WiP with Jozef Syndicate 10:00 am
Wednesday WiP with Jozef Syndicate
Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Let’s have a confidential conversation about your Work in Progress. During this invitation-only session, you can freely share your work, brainstorm the next paragraph or scene, explore ideas on the entire project, vet ideas for sources, Read more…
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Wednesday WiP with Jozef Syndicate 10:00 am
Wednesday WiP with Jozef Syndicate
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Let’s have a confidential conversation about your Work in Progress. During this invitation-only session, you can freely share your work, brainstorm the next paragraph or scene, explore ideas on the entire project, vet ideas for sources, Read more…
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