Faculty, Fellows, MFA Presenters and More
So many people make the Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference what it is.
- Faculty: Nationally-recognized and award-winning authors, agents, and other literary professionals presenting craft talks, panels, workshops, and more
- Fellows: Showcasing voices at the conference that may not otherwise be heard
- MFA Presenters: Graduate students from ASU's Creative Writing program
- Moderators: Guiding conversations among faculty and fellows
- Exhibitors: Authors, publishers, and other organizations exhibiting at the fair
- Sponsors: Educational institutions, non-profits, businesses, and other organizations supporting our work
We're more than a conference. We're a community.
To learn more, keep reading. You can learn more about the conference or view this year's schedule.