2008 Creative Conferences in Boulder, Colorado

Regular tuition: $380

Travel Writing & Photography: Sept. 12-14

Student tuitions of $300 are also available, with a valid ID, for all conferences.

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Conference News

Essay Contest Winner!
Beth Andersen wins the Writer's Workshop Essay Contest and a pair of Zeal sunglasses. Read her winning entry.

Kelsey Crider, the recipient of a Conference Scholarship, has had a successful kidney transplant.

Read Kelsey's story
Read about Kelsey's transplant

Many Thanks to our
2008 sponsors

Women's Adventure Magazine






Pangea Organics

Royal Robbins

Many Thanks to our
2008 sponsors

Women's Adventure Magazine

Rocky Mountain School of Photography

Handouts & Supplemental Material

April 11-13, 2008 Photography Conference

Sadie Quarrier - helpful links

Julie Vandenoever - handouts and cover guidelines

Steven Begleiter - handouts

Julia Vandenoever - images in a zipped/compressed file

Beth Wald - presentation on building a portfolio

June 6-8, 2008, Magazine Writer's Workshop

Megan Michelson - pitch packet

Tracy Ross- Links

http://www.nytimes.com/indexes/2008/03/30/style/t/index.html#pageName=30boulder(for travel writing)
http://outside.away.com/outside/adventure/200201/200201fieldnotes.html (for travel writing)
http://www.nytimes.com/2005/06/12/magazine/12LIVES.html (for personal essay)
http://outside.away.com/outside/bodywork/200801/wellness-michael-phelps.html (for profile)
http://mountaingazette.earthbound.com/article/309 (to show how you can repurpose stories several times)
http://www.mediabistro.com/articles/cache/a9782.asp (for great writing 101)
http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2007/11/25/CMSBT6SE8.DTL (for great writing 101)
http://www.nytimes.com/2007/08/19/sports/playmagazine/0819play-floyd.html (for great writing 101)
http://mikesager.com/ (go to "tips" in the bar up top and please print all three links: on reporting, writing, and getting along with your editor. Priceless.)

September 12-14, 2008, Travel Writing and Photography

Doug Schnitzspahn - Travel Writer's Conference Presentation