Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Romance Writers of America 2014 Annual Conference

Registration is now open for the Romance Writers of America's (RWA) 2014 annual conference in San Antonio, Texas. The conference will be held July 23 through July 26 and in both the Marriott Rivercenter and Marriott Riverwalk hotels.

According to RWA, "The RWA Conference is the place where career-focused romance writers meet, mingle, and get down to the business of being an author. At the conference, career-focused romance writers can anticipate: Education and information; Networking with fellow writers; and Interaction with editors, agents, publishers, booksellers, and other romance publishing industry professionals."

Featured speakers at the conference are: author Sylvia Day, marketing guru Cindy Ratzalff, author Karen Rose, author Barbara Samuel, and author Simone Elkeles.

The 2014 "Readers for Life" Literacy Autographing will be on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 from 5:30–7:30 p.m. at the Marriott Rivercenter Hotel in the third floor ballroom. Books by these publishers, as recognized by RWA as having met their bar for validity, will be available at the signing. You will get to meet nearly 550 authors! This event is open to the public and is free of charge to attend.