Conference Schedule 2020
Featuring over 50 craft talks, workshops, panels, and presentations, the Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference is eclectic, balanced, and diverse, providing comprehensive coverage of the creative writing field.
Conference sessions are about an hour long and take place throughout the day, Friday and Saturday, February 21 and 22, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.. Receptions, keynotes, and other special events take place from 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.. Advanced workshops take place on Thursday, February 20, 2020.
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View Sessions for the 2020 Conference
Ilana Luna, Judith Santopietro
Michael Hale, Sara Fujimura, Sharon Skinner
Rosemarie Dombrowski, Sally Ball, Kirby Kim, Kevin Mosby