The College of General Studies’ annual Writers
Conference at Penn brings some of the country’s most talented writers to campus
for a day-long event Nov. 8. The conference explores the challenges that
face anyone engaged or interested in writing for a living and gives writers
opportunities to hone their skills and make professional connections.
This year’s keynote speaker is Jennifer Egan, author of “Look
at Me” and “The Invisible Circus.” The fee for the
ninth annual Writers Conference is $165. Info/registration: www.upenn.edu/writconf or 215-898-6479.
Originally published on October 30, 2003