Friday, July 24, 2020 at 10:00 AM CDT
Saturday, July 25, 2020 at 5:00 PM CDT

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University of Southern Mississippi

Thad Cochran Center in the Student Union Complex 
121 West Memorial Drive
Hattiesburg, MS 39406

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Susan Marquez, president
Mississippi Writers Guild 

Mississippi Writers Guild

2020 Conference for Writers 

A fabulous location...A strong lineup of presenters...Join us for our annual Conference for Writers on the beautiful campus of the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg! This year's conference will feature a screenwriting workshop presented by famed screenwriter David Sheffield all day Friday for those who want to learn how to turn their manuscripts into a film, as well as a tour of the DeGrummond Children's Literature Collection, with books dating back to 1530. There will be a grand reception Friday night to kick off the conference, followed by the popular Literary Artists on Stage where YOU are the star of the show! Saturday will be jam-packed with exciting speakers and break-out sessions, and we'll present our annual Lifetime Achievement Award at lunch. Don't miss it! Click the blue button below to register now!