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Contest Update

The Finalists have been announced! Go HERE to see them.

Due to the pandemic, we are delayed slightly.

Critiques should go out by 9/24/2020.

Winners will be announced at #PNWA2020.


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Out of concern for our staff, volunteers and members, we have closed the Cottage until further notice. 

We are working remotely, and will be available to answer your questions via email Tuesday through Friday from 10 am to 3 pm pacific time: pnwa@pnwa.org

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Register Now For The 2020 Conference

Full Four Day Conference And Master Classes
Single Day Conference Registration Available

  • Thursday: Keynote: Brit Bennett and Conference and Pitching Prep
  • Friday: Keynote Bob Mayer. Marketing, Publishing and Diversity Workshops and Panels
  • Saturday: The Craft of Writing Workshops and Panels
  • Sunday: Screenwriting Concentration


CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHT

 


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In association with PNWA, 5x5 Productions Presents Screenwriting Day.
  
5x5 Productions is known for connecting writers with Hollywood and paving the way for screenwriters to get material in front of producers. 
PNWA is proud to join forces with them and bring our attendees a day specific to screenwriters!


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Sample Panel:

 You're Pitching To A Producer, Now What? 

 

 

Trey Reynold

Provident Films

 

Jason Kanjiro Howard

Sushi Entertainment

 

Robin McLain

5x5 Productions

Producers Taking Pitches 

 

JD Dewitt


5x5 Productions

 

Robin McLain

5x5 Productions

 

 

Stephen Emery

The Solution Entertainment Group

 

 

Autumn Bailey

Autumn Bailey Entertainment

 

Ashley Chambless

Provident Films

 

 

Trey Reynold

Provident Films

 
  

PNWA Sponsors:


Literary Contest Sponsors:

Kelli Estes
   Mainstream/Literary
Pam Binder
   Historical
Gerri Russell
   Romance/Women's Fiction
 
Robert Dugoni
   Mystery/Thriller/Horror
Melinda Rucker Haynes
   Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Paranormal
Anonymous Sponsor
   Young Adult
Flamingo Writer's Group
   Middle Grade
 

Donna Conrad
   Nonfiction/Memoir

Kelli Vincent
   Short Story
 DeeAnna Galbraith
   Children's Picture/Chapter Book
 Behler Publications
   Adult Short Topics (articles/essays/memoir)
 5x5 Productions
   Screenwriting / TV Pilots

 

 


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Calendar

9/24/2020 » 9/27/2020
2020 PNWA Conference

9/24/2020
Thursday Session: Keynote Brit Bennett

9/25/2020
PNWA 2020 Friday: Business and Publishing

9/26/2020
PNWA 2020 Saturday Session: The Craft of Writing

9/26/2020
Young Author Day 2020

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