Join us AUGUST 4-5, 2017

You are cordially invited to

Taylor’s Professional Writing Conference


to be held on beautiful Taylor University’s campus from 1:00 p.m. on Friday, August 4 through 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 5.

Just $99* gets you two days of sessions to hear from agents, editors, publicists, and other publishing professionals, a one-on-one appointment, Friday dinner, and Saturday breakfast and lunch.

(Overnight accommodations are additional and are available on campus or at area hotels. See the Accommodations page for more details.)

Taylor University’s Professional Writing Program is recognized for its students becoming published authors of articles and even books before graduating from the program.

Now you can learn from editors, agents, and professional writers at the university’s writing conference August 4-5, 2017 on the Upland, Indiana, campus.

Faculty for the 2017 conference include:

Bob Hostetler: award-winning author and editor
Chip MacGregor: agent, owner of MacGregor Literary
Linda Glaz: agent with Hartline Literary Agency
Dennis Hensley: author, professor in the Professional Writing program
Cindy Sproles: author, editor, cofounder Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas, cofounder of
• Lin Johnson: author and editor of The Christian Communicator
• Katie Long: acquisitions editor Wesleyan Publishing HouseLight from the Word
Rachael Phillips: author, humorist
James Watkins: author, editor ACW Press
• Rebekah Blomenberg: line editor, Annie’s Publishing
• Estee Zandee: editorial assistant, Zondervan Publishing House
Kate Jameson: editorial assistant, Focus on the Family
• Dawn Anderson: editor, Kregel Publications
• Lawrence Wilson: acquisitions editor, DustJacket Books
Michele Israel Harper: acquisitions editor, L2L2 Publishing

Check the Faculty page for more information and bios!

Mark your calendar now for August 4-5, 2017, to learn how to get published at Taylor University’s Professional Writing Conference.

*(Current Taylor University Professional Writing majors, contact Linda Taylor at the email address below to receive a discount on the registration price.)

Linda Taylor
Taylor University
236 West Reade Avenue
Upland, Indiana 46989
Phone: (765) 998-5591

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