2013 All-Iowa Writers’ Conference

We are excited to announce that the 2013 Montezuma All-Iowa Writers’ Conference will be held on Saturday, September 21 in Montezuma, Iowa at the Montezuma Memorial Hall from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Authors scheduled to lead presentations at the 2013 Montezuma All-Iowa Writers’ Conference are: Maribeth Boelts, Kevin Hansen, Jennifer Wilson, Calla Devlin, Catherine Knepper, Charles & Wendy Siefken, Lee Collins, Kathryn Daugherty, Michael Van Natta and Rachel Aukes with editor Stephanie Riva. We will also have a very special presentation lead by Amy Pollpeter of the Crime Lab that you won’t want to miss!

Prizes for our 2013 fiction writing contest are $100 for first place, $50 for second place and $25 for third place. The rules are: fiction, no more than 2500 words, 1 entry per person, $5 entry fee. The deadline for submitting entries is postmarked by Sept. 12. Winners will be announced at the 2013 Montezuma All-Iowa Writers’ Conference (need not be present to enter or win).

Don’t miss out on a great opportunity! Author and creative writing professor Kali VanBaale will be offering manuscript consultations at the 2013 Montezuma All-Iowa Writers’ Conference on Saturday, Sept. 21 for only $35 (plus conference admission – $25). Deadline for submissions is September 7th.