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Rachelle Yousuf
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Ruth Light
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Cynthia Levin
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Danielle Miller

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Meg Flanders
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Jeff Slottow

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Jovita Jenkins
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Cali Gilbert

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Terri Negron

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Rosalind Myatt
Joan Slottow
Jeff Slottow
Lindsay Lees
Julia Teweles

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• Publicity Chair


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LA Writers Conference 2015

March 14, 2015 - 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Donohue Center,
Doheny Campus of Mount St Mary's University

Imagination: The Fiction Writer's Life
Poet Nikki Giovanni is the keynote speaker at the 2015 LA Writers Conference hosted and co-sponsored by the LA Chapter of the Women's National Book Association and Mount Saint Mary's University. The conference welcomes aspiring, new, and practiced writers of both fiction and non-fiction, and will be presented at the historic Doheny campus in downtown Los Angeles.

Go to for the details, and here are just a few highlights:
• Boot Camp Pitch Class
• breakout workshops on writing, query letters, romance, YA, publication, LGBT lit, steam punk...and more!
• literary agents, publishers and booksellers  
• one-on-one consultations available
Please note---There is a 20% Earlybird Discount available for a limited time. Be sure to take advantage of this benefit today!
This conference features an eclectic and accomplished list of presenters and speakers, and is a fantastic opportunity for women and men writers, and both fiction and non-fiction writers, at any level. Check out the website to learn more and to register.

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