Writer's Digest Conference Speakers

Refine your skills and reconnect with your craft through in-depth sessions with these handpicked mentors.

Writer’s Digest enjoys a 90+-year relationship with the publishing world. That means many of the most knowledgeable, inspiring and helpful editors, literary agents, writers and publishing experts will be on hand to provide advice and encouragement as you navigate both the craft and business of writing.

Check back often to see our growing list of speakers!


 2017 Keynote Speakers

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Lisa Scottoline

Opening Keynote


NEW YORK TIMES
BESTSELLING AUTHOR

RichardRusso

Richard Russo

Central Keynote


PULITZER PRIZE FOR
FICTION WINNER

DavidLevithan

David Levithan

Closing Keynote


NEW YORK TIMES
BESTSELLING AUTHOR