“Creative Crossroads of the Americas!” the 9th Annual San Miguel International Writers’ Conference and Literary Festival, is a bilingual, co-cultural conference held in magical San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.
2014 Conference Highlights
Yann Martel (The Life of Pi)
Calvin Trillin (Tepper Isn’t Going Out)
Laura Esquivel (Like Water for Chocolate)
Benjamin Alire Saenz (Winner of the PEN/Faulkner award for this year!)
Guest Speakers: Kathi Diamant (World expert on Kafka), David Whyte (Poet & author of The House of Belonging and River Flow: New & Selected Poems),Ellen Bass (Poet and co-author of The Courage to Heal)
64 ninety-minute workshops to choose from. Including: Fiction Techniques, Travel Writing, Blogging, Scriptwriting, Publishing Online, Pleasures of Reading, and many more.
Pitch Sessions with Literary Agents!
Fiesta at the Instituto de Allende: One of the biggest parties we’ve ever thrown!
New Excursions such as “Literature and Cuisine: An Afternoon of Recipes, Magical Realism, and Laura Esquivel’s Like Water for Chocolate”
Writers’ Conference: February 12 to 17, 2014
Optional 4-hour Intensive Workshops: February 17, 2014
Registration at www.sanmiguelwritersconference.org (Opens August 1, 2013)
The 2014 Conference promises to be THE Writers’ Conference of the year.