2018 Other Words Conference Schedule of Events and Participant Biographies--PDF Download

2018 OW Conference Schedule
Other Words 2018 program v4.pdf
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The Other Words Conference


Oct 11-13, 2018


University of Tampa

This year's theme is "Water: flood, fish, drought, swim, drink, rain, rivers, tears, dams, oceans, and other sundry wetness."

Conference Goals


to bring together writers, editors, agents, publishers, book sellers, grant administrators, directors of writers' colonies and retreats, and other interested folk in one place. We'll be talking about the how to of the literary arts: how to write it, make it, sell it, fund it, and nurture it.



to bring together hundreds of the region's literary arts people and form a regional coalition that promotes our mutual literary efforts in as many ways as possible.

<-----For more information about the conference, please visit the links in the left column.