Can Writing Matter? Creative Writing as Calling and Craft

Posted January 3, 2014 & filed under Notebook.

Writers in the Schools (WITS) will be presenting three workshops at the Second Annual HBU Writers’ Conference.

See information below from the HBU website to register for this inspirational event!

Can Writing Matter? Creative Writing as Calling and Craft

January 31 and February 1, 2014
Houston Baptist University

Dana GioiaCome join former Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, Dana Gioia; acclaimed graphic novelist, videogame creator and screenwriter, Doug TenNapel; award-winning bluegrass songwriter, Jason Harrod; an award-winning novelist; professional editors and published authors; leaders of the Gulf Coast Federation of Writers; Houston-area journal and magazine editors; and a host of accomplished university faculty with a range and wealth of writing experience at HBU’s second annual Writers’ Conference.

Keynote Address, Dana Gioia:
Friday, January 31, 7:30 pm,
at Belin Chapel
on the campus of Houston Baptist University


General admission is $30 and includes lunch on Saturday. Register now!

Family Admission is $30.  Inquire about discounted family rates.

HBU students, staff and faculty admission is free with the option to purchase lunch at the event. Please register with your HuskyNet UserID.

Individuals are responsible to reserve their own accommodations. Please see the Hotel Information link for more information.

Click here for the complete Conference Schedule.