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2021 Agents & Editors Conference

Presented by Writers' League of Texas at Hyatt Regency Austin, Austin TX

Sep 17 - 19 2021
2021 Agents & Editors Conference

Every year, we bring together literary agents, book editors, and other industry professionals from across the nation with writers for a weekend of conversation and community around the craft of writing and the path toward publication.

Join us in Austin, TX, September 17-19, 2021 for our annual Agents & Editors Conference, now in its 28th year. 

The WLT’s Agents & Editors Conference is one of the nation’s premier conferences for writers. Every year, we bring together nationally-known literary agents and book editors and other industry professionals with writers at all stages of the writing process for a weekend of conversation and community around the craft of writing and the practical steps toward publication.

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ADMISSION INFO

In-Person Registration (limited to 200 tickets) includes:

(1) 10min. one-on-one consultation with an agent or an editor. Registrants will have the opportunity to submit their top choices and consultations will be assigned with those preferences in mind. 
Access to video recordings (all 21 breakout sessions, plus select general sessions) of the weekend’s programming. This means you won’t miss a thing – even the sessions you can’t sit in on in-person will be accessible to you. Recordings will be available through December 31, 2021. 
Entry to virtual pre-conference events, including genre sessions (8 total), the Practice Makes Pitch Perfect presentation, and the Pitch Lab. These virtual pre-conference events will be live webinars and will take place on September 13 (Genre Sessions), September 14 (Genre Sessions), and September 16 (Practice Makes Pitch Perfect presentation, followed by the Pitch Lab). Each pre-conference event will be recorded and made available to all registrants through December 31, 2021.
Access to the exhibitor marketplace at the conference venue.
Access to a discounted hotel rate at the conference venue.
Access to a discounted parking rate at the conference venue.

Virtual Registration – All Access (limited to 100 tickets) includes:

(1) 10min. one-on-one consultation with an agent or an editor via Zoom during the conference weekend. Registrants will have the opportunity to submit their top choices and consultations will be assigned with those preferences in mind. 
Access to video recordings (all 21 breakout sessions, plus select general sessions) of the weekend’s programming. Recordings will be available through December 31, 2021. 
Entry to virtual pre-conference events, including genre sessions (8 total), the Practice Makes Pitch Perfect presentation, and the Pitch Lab. These virtual pre-conference events will be live webinars and will take place on September 13 (Genre Sessions), September 14 (Genre Sessions), and September 16 (Practice Makes Pitch Perfect presentation, followed by the Pitch Lab). Each pre-conference event will be recorded and made available to all registrants through December 31, 2021.

Virtual Registration – Recordings Only includes:

Access to video recordings (all 21 breakout sessions, plus select general sessions) of the weekend’s programming. Recordings will be available through December 31, 2021.

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Hyatt Regency Austin

208 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78704

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