Elevate your writing
The Ladder is a unique mix of panels focused on the four rungs of the publishing ladder: WRITING, EDITING, CONNECTING, and PUBLISHING. Are you looking for an agent? Are you hoping to learn more about publishing? Then The Ladder Literary Conference is for you! In conjunction with
an exclusive network of offsite events that will be scheduled in the coming weeks, The Ladder Literary Conference is sure to inspire and energize writers of all levels. Morning coffee/tea, lunch, and an afternoon snack will be provided with your registration.
Agents, editors, and featured panel authors include: Amy Bishop (Dystel, Goderich & Bourret LLC), Mark Falkin (Falkin Literary), Markus Hoffman (Regal Hoffman & Associates), David Pomerico (Harper Voyager), Laura Schreiber (Disney-Hyperion), Joanna Scott, Sejal Shah, Brian Wood, Leslie Youngblood, Chad Post, Christopher Kennedy, Christine Kitano, Alexandra Levick, James Longenbach, Sarah Freligh, Kristen Gentry, Gregory Gerard, Jennifer Grotz, Rachel Hall, Chen Chen, Peter Conners, Melanie Conroy-Goldman, Mark A. Costello, Esq., Stacey Freed, Tokeya C. Graham, Joe Hall, Robin Jordan, Ruth Thaler-Carter, Alexis David, Sonja Livingston, Rhea Lyons and Ralph Black.
Early Bird Special for W&B Members until April 1: $150 ($190 after)
Early Bird Special for General Public until April 1: $180 ($220 after)
General public registration includes one-year of membership in Writers & Books.