The Ninth Annual Rochester Writers’ Conference

Saturday, October 8, 2016 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Featured Keynote Address

by Michigan Poet and Writer Keith Taylor

The Magic of Writing: Inspiration from Decades of Writing

Presentations Include: How to Build Your Writing Career, Speaking Skills for Writers, Online Writing Resources, Non-Fiction Book Proposal, World Building, Is Self-Publishing Right for You, Magazine Editor’s Panel, Writing Credible Law Enforcement Characters, Humor Writing Workshop, The 21st Century Writer, and Romance Writing Panel.

Speakers Include: Lisa Howard, Linda Anger, Roberta Brown, Cindy Kitchel, Susan Kehoe, Elizabeth Heiter, Colleen Gleason, Sylvia Hubbard, Teresa Crumpton, and Rex Halfpenny.

Top-quality Audio/Visual equipment, as well chairs and tables for writing are in each Session Room - Photo by Michael Dwyer

Top-quality Audio/Visual equipment, as well chairs and tables for writing are available in each Session Room – Photo by Rochester Writers

Held in the Oakland Center on the campus of Oakland University

Free Parking, All Day Refreshments, Morning Snacks, and Lunch are Included with Registration

Check-in will begin at 8:30 a.m. with the first session at 9:00 a.m. The last session will end by 5:00 p.m.

Please Note: All events take place in the Oakland Center of Oakland University (2200 N Squirrel Road, Rochester, MI 48309). Use parking lot 2 (P2) and walk south (opposite the pond) for the shortest distance into the Oakland Center. In addition, use parking lot 1 off Squirrel Road (P1) and walk east toward the building. The Oakland Center is positioned between the lots and the Clock Tower. Look for Bright Yellow Signs. The Oakland Center is #13 on the printable version Campus Map.