Have You Been Writing?

Photo By Andrew Stawarz

Every year, writers’ conference faculty and attendees leave San Miguel inspired and excited to write, but we rarely see any of the work that our writers create when they return home.   With this in mind the San Miguel Writers’ Conference has started, a bi-monthly feature article containing the work … [Read more...]

2015 Dates of the San Miguel Writers’ Conference

2014 San Miguel Writers' Conference

Since the 2014 San Miguel Writers’ Conference ended in February we have been busily preparing for next years’ conference. Besides inviting various big name authors we’ve been planning some new exciting events and various new panels you're going to love. The 10th annual San Miguel Writers’ … [Read more...]

Keep in Contact with the San Miguel Writers’ Conference


Over the next few weeks we will be uploading photos of the conference to our Facebook Fan Page as well some other treats such as information on how to download MP3s of many of the keynote addresses.  If you’re interested in photos and keeping in contact with the other conference attendees, go to our … [Read more...]

Author Spotlight Ellen Bass

Ellen Bass

The San Miguel Writers’ Conference is pleased to announce award-winning poet, Ellen Bass, will be joining us this February.  Ellen will be our featured speaker during the afternoon of February 15, 2013 at 1:30pm.  During her keynote, “Like A Beggar: Poems about Sex, Death, and the Human Comedy,” she … [Read more...]

San Miguel Writers’ Conference Presents Women of Will

Tina Packer and Nigel Gore in Women of Will

Tina Packer’s Women of Will is the bonus content to Shakespeare’s plays you've been searching for.  You won’t want to miss this riveting live performance, which traces the chronological evolution of Shakespeare’s female characters, and examines Shakespeare’s own journey and growth as a … [Read more...]

2014 San Miguel Writers’ Conference Website Now Live

Photo By William Arthur Fine Stationary

The San Miguel Writers’ Conference is excited to announce our 2014 website is live and ready for you to browse.  Want to know more about this year’s faculty?  Are you interested in which agents will be offering pitch sessions in February?  Well, you can read about who is coming in 2014  on our … [Read more...]

Registration for the 2014 San Miguel Writers’ Conference is Now Open!

San Miguel de Allende

We’re excited to announce registration for the 2014 San Miguel Writers’ Conference is Now Open!  For a limited time we will be offering a discount during our “Early Bard Special.”  If you register for a “Whole Enchilada Conference Package,” a “Full Conference Package,” or a “Basic Conference … [Read more...]

Guadalupe Rivera Marin to Appear in San Miguel

Dr. Lupe Rivera Marin

Diego Rivera’s daughter, Lupe Rivera, will be honored, here in San Miguel, at an exclusive reception, a dinner, and a public lecture on August 17, 18, and 19 respectively. The three-day event, open to the public, is a benefit for the San Miguel Writers’ Conference. Dr. Lupe Rivera Marin is a … [Read more...]

San Miguel Writers’ Conference Announces 2014 Keynote Speakers & Highlights

Laura Esquive

We’re excited to officially announce our 2014 San Miguel Writers’ Conference keynote speakers.  This coming February 12- 17 you’ll get to hear keynote addresses by  Yann Martel (Life of Pi), Laura Esquivel (Like Water for Chocolate), Calvin Trillin, and Benjamin Alire Saenz (Recipient of the 2013 … [Read more...]

A Week Long Literary Festival

Dinty Moore teaching a workshop

Every year we try to learn from our experience during the previous writers’ conference and make changes so all our events run more smoothly.  Most of the changes we make are based on what attendee’s tell us in person or on our survey.  This year we’re focusing on the last day of the conference, … [Read more...]