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Feb 16 2017
SFWC 2017: Thriving in the Golden Age For Writers (Free Class)
San Francisco Writers Conference 2017 Free Class: The 10 commandments that guarantee your success will be shared by Mike Larsen, SFWC Co-director. This session is just before the start of the SFWC, so no registration is needed. In the area? Take a break and join us. Mark Hopkins Hotel San Francisco—California Room For more information: epml@aol.com 415-673-0939 https://sfwriters.org http://www.facebook.com/pages/San-Francisco-Writers-Conference http://twitter.com/#!/sfwc
Mark Hopkins Hotel
999 California St San Francisco, CA 94108
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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Feb 17 2017
SFWC 2017: Green Tour of the Mark Hopkins (Free Class)
San Francisco Writers Conference 2017 Free Class: Chief Engineer Shane Caldwell leads an insider’s tour of the Mark Hopkins—a green-certified, four-star hotel. Mark Hopkins Hotel, San Francisco—Lobby For more information: epml@aol.com 415-673-0939 https://sfwriters.org http://www.facebook.com/pages/San-Francisco-Writers-Conference http://twitter.com/#!/sfwc
Mark Hopkins Hotel
999 California St, San Francisco
07:00 AM - 07:30 AM
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Feb 17 2017
SFWC 2017: Creativity Walk (Free Class)
San Francisco Writers Conference 2017 Free Class: Inspiration is all around you. Writer and conference photographer Melanie E. Rijkers will lead a walking photography workshop near the hotel. Learn how to see without judgment. Find inspiration by taking a fresh look at the world around you. Bring a smartphone or camera…or take mind pictures! Open to attendee’s significant others. Mark Hopkins Hotel—Lobby For more information: epml@aol.com 415-673-0939 https://sfwriters.org http://www.facebook.com/pages/San-Francisco-Writers-Conference http://twitter.com/#!/sfwc
Mark Hopkins Hotel
999 California St San Francisco, CA 94108
01:45 PM - 01:45 PM
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Feb 17 2017
SFWC 2017: Creativity Walk (Free Class)
San Francisco Writers Conference 2017 Free Class: Inspiration is all around you. Writer and conference photographer Melanie E. Rijkers will lead a walking photography workshop near the hotel. Learn how to see without judgment. Find inspiration by taking a fresh look at the world around you. Bring a smartphone or camera…or take mind pictures! Open to attendee’s significant others. Mark Hopkins Hotel—Lobby For more information: epml@aol.com 415-673-0939 https://sfwriters.org http://www.facebook.com/pages/San-Francisco-Writers-Conference http://twitter.com/#!/sfwc
Mark Hopkins Hotel
999 California St San Francisco, CA 94108
01:45 PM - 02:45 PM
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Feb 17 2017
SFWC 2017: Creativity Walk (Free Class)
San Francisco Writers Conference 2017 Free Class: Inspiration is all around you. Writer and conference photographer Melanie E. Rijkers will lead a walking photography workshop near the hotel. Learn how to see without judgment. Find inspiration by taking a fresh look at the world around you. Bring a smartphone or camera…or take mind pictures! Open to attendee’s significant others. Mark Hopkins Hotel—Lobby For more information: epml@aol.com 415-673-0939 https://sfwriters.org http://www.facebook.com/pages/San-Francisco-Writers-Conference http://twitter.com/#!/sfwc
Mark Hopkins Hotel
999 California St San Francisco, CA 94108
01:45 PM - 01:45 PM
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Feb 17 2017
SFWC 2017: An Evening of Poetry & Jazz (Free Class)
San Francisco Writers Conference 2017 Free Class: Join us for an open mic with Diane Frank, Andy Jones, Richard Loranger, Mary Mackey, Susie Meserve, Jane Ormerod, Lissa Provost, attendees and the public. Music by Don Alberts, Barry Finnerty, and Alex Sack. Mark Hopkins Hotel—Peacock Ballroom For more information: epml@aol.com 415-673-0939 https://sfwriters.org http://www.facebook.com/pages/San-Francisco-Writers-Conference http://twitter.com/#!/sfwc
Mark Hopkins Hotel
999 California St, San Francisco
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
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Feb 17 2017
SFWC 2017: Writing The Resistance: Authors as Activists and Agents of Change (Free Class)
San Francisco Writers Conference 2017 Free Class: 2017 ushered in a time of great change, from the climate to human rights to the political landscape.  Writers are at the vanguard of the new era of activism, speaking truth to power. This panel of literary leaders will share actions and inspiration for the resistance: Stephen Dinan, Jewelle Gomez, Susan Griffin, Alan Kaufman, Brenda Knight, John Perkins, and David Talbot will discuss how writers can respond to the challenges facing the United States. Conference co-director Mike Larsen will moderate. Mark Hopkins Hotel—California Room For more information: epml@aol.com 415-673-0939 https://sfwriters.org http://www.facebook.com/pages/San-Francisco-Writers-Conference http://twitter.com/#!/sfwc
Mark Hopkins Hotel
999 California St, San Francisco
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
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Feb 18 2017
SFWC 2017: Use Your Imagination! Storytelling & Drawing (Free Class)
San Francisco Writers Conference 2017 Free Class: Jon Agee, bestselling author/illustrator of the beloved books Terrific, The Incredible Painting of Felix Clousseau and Ludlow Laughs, will show how his books come to life for his young fans. After the talk, have books autographed by Jon, too! Geared to beginning readers, but we encourage all of Jon’s fans to attend. Simon & Schuster is providing prizes. Our thanks to Youth Event Coordinator Kate Farrell & WNBA for helping to organize this event. Due to space limitations, you must RSVP at www.SFWriters.org Mark Hopkins Hotel For more information: epml@aol.com 415-673-0939 https://sfwriters.org http://www.facebook.com/pages/San-Francisco-Writers-Conference http://twitter.com/#!/sfwc
Mark Hopkins Hotel
999 California St, San Francisco
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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Feb 18 2017
SFWC 2017: Changing the World One Book at a Time: Writing to Inspire Change (Free Class)
San Francisco Writers Conference 2017 Free Class: Preview of the 9th San Francisco Writing for Change Conference to be held September 9th, 2017. Mark Hopkins Hotel—California, C For more information: epml@aol.com 415-673-0939 https://sfwriters.org http://www.facebook.com/pages/San-Francisco-Writers-Conference http://twitter.com/#!/sfwc
Mark Hopkins Hotel
999 California St, San Francisco
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
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Feb 19 2017
SFWC 2017: Joining the Writing Community: Connecting with Other Writers (Free Class)
San Francisco Writers Conference 2017 Free Class: Members of local and national writer’s organizations will bring literature, speak about their organization, and meet with attendees. Nina Amir, National Nonfiction Writing Month; Kathleen Antrim, International Thriller Writers; Cara Black, Mystery Writers of America; Zoe Fitzgerald Carter, San Francisco Writer’s Grotto; Randy Dotinga, American Society of Journalists and Authors; Taryn Edwards, Mechanics Institute Library; Kate Farrell, Women’s National Book Association; Lee Foster, Bay Area Independent Publishers Association, Bay Area Travel Writers Association; Jane Glendinning, California Writers Club; Arthur Kepchukov, Shut Up & Write; Mimi Le, Independent Book Publishers Association; Linda Joy Myers, National Association of Memoir Writers; Ransom Stephens, Litquake; Lizette Wanzer, September Williams, National Writers Union; Kri sti Wright; Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. Mark Hopkins Hotel—Peacock Court, L For more information: epml@aol.com 415-673-0939 https://sfwriters.org http://www.facebook.com/pages/San-Francisco-Writers-Conference http://twitter.com/#!/sfwc
Mark Hopkins Hotel
999 California St, San Francisco
02:00 PM - 03:15 PM

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