Christian writers conference set for FBC Tuscaloosa in Junecomment (0)
May 13, 2010
First Baptist Church, Tuscaloosa, will host the 2010 Southern Christian Writers Conference June 11–12.
Crystal Bowman and Edna Ellison will be the conference’s keynote speakers. Bowman, who is a best-selling author of more than 60 children’s and women’s books, will lead a workshop session called Writing for Children, and Ellison, who is a humorist, storyteller, international speaker and author of 19 books, will lead a session called Writing Bible Studies.
Fifteen other speakers will be in attendance, including Betty Hassler, editor of Open Windows, and Carla Jean Whitley, managing editor of Birmingham magazine.
Workshop registration for June 11 begins at 11 a.m. with sessions taking place 1–9 p.m., and workshop registration for June 12 begins at 8 a.m. with sessions taking place 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
The deadline for pre-registration is June 5 with attendance limited to 220.
The Southern Christian Writers Conference is an annual workshop and is one of the five largest writing seminars in the United States. For more information, call 205-333-8603 or visit http://web.mac.com/wmdsloan/iWeb/SCWC. (TAB)