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    MFAC Alumni Weekend Writers' Conference:
    January 5 - 7, 2018

    Come back and enjoy a weekend of creativity and inspiration at the upcoming Alumni Weekend & Writer’s Conference, Friday, January 5 - Sunday, January 7, 2018. We have a great line-up this winter, including a master class with Newbery Award-winning author Kelly Barnhill. A complete schedule will be coming soon.

    RegistratioN & PRICING:

    Registration is open now and closes December 31. Use button below to submit online registration.

    * Early-Bird Registration: $299. (Before December 11)

    * Regular Registration: $350 (After December 11)

    * Recent Grad Early Bird: $255 (Recent MFAC grads - those who graduated in January or July 2017 - receive a 15% discount. Register by December 11.)

    * Recent Grad Regular Registration: $299

    * Live Streaming: $149 (Can't make it to the weekend but want to hear the fabulous lectures? Watch live or view at leisure for up to 60 days.)

    Register Today!  

    january 2018 Sessions include:

    Kelly Barnhill—Master Class (title TBA)
    Melissa Manlove (editor)—Voice, Voice, Voice
    Stephanie Watson—Presenting Like A Boss
    Daniel Bernstrom—If We Were Gods: Creating Life with the Seven Senses
    Tran Thi Minh Phuoc—Folktale Writing
    Judi Marcin—How to Love Scrivener
    Springboard for the Arts—Work of Art: Business Skills for Artists
    Karen Latchana Kenney—Work for Hire and Successful Freelancing
    Writer’s Life panel—Meg Medina, Eliot Schrefer, Marsha Chall, Claire Rudolf Murphy

    Descriptions coming soon.