The Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference

Event Date: 
July 20, 2012 to July 22, 2012

Got an essay or book manuscript gathering dust in your dresser drawer? Are you looking to find a publisher? Then come to the nationally acclaimed Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference - a national gathering of people dedicated to the craft of storytelling.

The conference sponsors a national writing competition that awards $15,000 in cash prizes and publication in its award-winning literary journal, Ten Spurs, for the best essays, reported narratives and book manuscripts. MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSION DEADLINE JUNE 18TH. Twenty people are selected for the manuscript workshops and 50 people for the essay and reported narrative workshops.

Speakers and registration details on the conference website.

Event Details
Contact Name: 
Jo Ann Ballantine
Contact Email:
University of North Texas Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism
Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center
1800 Highway 26 East (venue)
Grapevine, TX 76051
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