Every two years the Geneva Writers’ Group hosts a writers’ conference at Webster University in Bellevue (approximately nine miles from Nyon). This conference is open to members of the public and its aim is to bring together English-language writers for instruction, support, and discussion. This year (the 10th!) Geneva Writers’ Conference is from March 18-20, 2016 and the registration deadline is March 11, 2016.
Over two hundred writers from around the world are welcomed to a weekend of workshops, panels, readings and networking, led by well-known authors, agents (see photo at end of this post), editors and publishers. For registration and more information click here
Instructors include: Tessa Hadley, Frederick Reiken, Ann Hood, Liz Jenson, Shaun McCarthy, Andrea Stuart, Susan Tiberghien, Carmen Bugan, and Wallis Wilde-Menozzi.
Photo above: Conference in 2014
Above tutors and editors at the 2010 conference. From left to right: Jane Dystel ( President Barack Obama’s first literary agent in the early 1990s), David Applefield, Lorella Belli and Robert Stewart.