Nimrod Conference for Readers and Writers

Saturday, October 19, 2013 from 09:30 AM to 04:30 PM

Nimrod is also offering a special Two-Day Pass for the entire Awards Weekend, which includes admission to the Awards Dinner on the 18th and Nimrod's Conference for Readers and Writers on the 19th.

Jon Nimrod International Journal for an all-day writing conference with workshops in fiction, poetry, memoir, young adult fantasy, writing queries and synopses for literary agents, and more. The day also includes one-on-one editing sessions with the Nimrod board of editors, readings, and panel discussions. Key guests include fiction writers Cristina García, author of King of Cuba, and Joan Leegant, author of Wherever You Go; poets Aimee Nezhukumatathil, author of Lucky Fish, Millicent Borges Accardi, author of Injuring Eternity, and Oklahoma Poet Laureate Nathan Brown, author of Karma Crisis; memoirist Jon Katz, author of The Dogs of Bedlam Farm; young adult fantasy writers Jessica Spotswood, author of Born Wicked, and Eilis O'Neal, author of The False Princess; and over thirty other writers and editors. 

The cost of the workshop is $50. Scholarships are also available. The workshop will be held in the Allen Chapman Activity Center on October 19th from 9:30am - 4:30pm.

For more information, contact Nimrod or visit the website:

Nimrod Journal