Atlanta Writers Club
Westin Atlanta Airport Hotel
4736 Best Rd.
Atlanta GA 30337



Contact: George Weinstein.


Annual conference held in spring. 2017 dates: May 12-13. Literary agents and editors are in attendance to take pitches and critique ms samples and query letters. Conference offers a self-editing workshop, instructional sessions with local authors, and separate question-and-answer panels with the agents and editors. Site: Westin Airport Atlanta Hotel.

A free shuttle runs between the airport and the hotel.

Accommodations: A block of rooms is reserved at the conference hotel. Booking instructions will be sent in the registration confirmation e-mail.

Costs: Manuscript critiques are $160 each (2 spots/waitlists maximum). Pitches are $60 each (2 spots/waitlists maximum). There's no charge for waitlists unless a spot opens. Query letter critiques are $60 (1 spot maximum). Other workshops and panels may also cost extra, see website. The “all activities” option is $560 and includes 2 manuscript critiques, 2 pitches, and 1 of each remaining activity.

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