New conference stresses professional writing

February 1st, 2016 | Posted by jameswatkins in Uncategorized


Mark August 5-6, 2016, on your calendar for a writers’ conference geared toward writing in the commercial market! Taylor’s Professional Writing Conference is sponsored by Taylor University’s respected writing program in Upland, Indiana. (I taught writing there for 15 years and heartily endorse this conference. They’re even letting me teach at it!)

During the weekend, you will learn how to succeed in your writing from Taylor faculty as well as these editors, agents, and professional writers:

Faculty for the conference include:
Dan Balow: Steven Laube Literary Agency
Ann Byle: Credo Communications
Linda Glaz: Hartline Literary Agency
Amy Green: Bethany House
Dennis Hensley: author, chairman of Professional Writing Major
Gary Hensley: author and business expert
Regina Jackson: Warner Press
• Lin Johnson: author and editor of The Christian Communicator
Katie Long: Wesleyan Publishing House, Light from the Word
Holly Miller author, editor at Saturday Evening Post
Drew Neuenschwander: technology for writers
Rachael Phillips: author, humorist
Rose Tussing: Annie’s Publishing
James Watkins: author, editor ACW Press
Heather Gemmen Wilson: author, memoirist, professor of writing
Lawrence W. Wilson: author, editor Wesleyan Publishing House
Estee Wells Zandee: Zondervan

Please check back at the official site as more details are posted, but mark your calendar now for August 5-6, 2016, to learn how to get published at Taylor University’s Professional Writing Conference.

Linda Taylor
Taylor University
236 West Reade Avenue
Upland, Indiana 46989
Phone: (800) 882-3456

Please spread the word on your site and social networks. Thanks!


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