The Cape Cod Writers Center is proud to announce the keynote speakers and faculty for our summer conference, August 4-9, 2013 at the Resort and Conference Center of Hyannis.
Monday, August 5th
Tuesday, August 6
Wednesday, August 7
Meg Wolitizer, Best-selling novelist and Pushcart Prize winner, THE UNCOUPLING, THE INTERESTINGS.
Bret Anthony Johnston, novelist and Director of Creative Writing, Harvard University.
Brian Feinblum, Chief Marketing Office and Vice President, Media Connect.
Diane O’Connell, editor and award winning magazine writer.
Steven Ulfelder, award-winning mystery/thriller author.
Brian Schwartz, digital guru and president, Colorado Independent Publishers Association.
Linda McCullough Moore, novelist and short story author, Pushcart Prize winner.
Coleen Murtaugh Paratore, best-selling author middle school and YA books.
Adam Gamble, best-selling author and publisher children’s books.
Ernie Witham, nationally syndicated humor writer.
Maria Mazziotti Gillan, poet and American Book Awardee.
Bob Kochersberger, newspaper columnist and professor, North Carolina State.
Sheila Connolly, best-selling mystery writer.
Melissa Holbrook Pierson, acclaimed nonfiction author.
C. L. Fornari, public speaking expert.
Hillary Rettig, writing coach and author.
Julian Block, nationally syndicated tax expert.
David Himmelstein, Hollywood screenwriter and teacher.
Jule Selbo, Hollywood screenwriter, director MFA Screenwriting Program, Cal. State University, Fullerton.
Michael Keith, distinguished author, memoirist, professor Boston College.
Alan Rinzler, freelance editor of best-selling authors.
Coleen Murtagh Paratore, best-selling author middle school and YA books.
Candy Hammond, columnist and feature writer Cape Cod Times & the Cape Codder & novelist.
Gregory Hischak, acclaimed South Yarmouth poet.
Marilyn Allen, Allen O’Shea Literary Agency.
Ann Collette, Rees Literary Agency.
April Eberhardt, April Eberhardt Literary.
Sorche Fairbank, Fairbank Literary Representation.
Deborah and Jeff Herman, The Jeff Herman Agency.