AWP Prep for First-Timers, Introverts, and the Intimidated

with Paulette Perhach

Genres: The Writing Life

Online

Open to all levels

1 Session

Start Date: March 4, 2023
End Date: March 4, 2023
Day of Week: Saturday
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm PT
Capacity: 25 seats
Member Price: $81.00
General Price: $90.00

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Arrive calm and confident at AWP to make the most of your investment and enjoy the conference. Join us to learn non-awkward networking, to set up your AWP app, and to design a stress-free strategy, so you don’t feel lost during programs. You’ll leave with contacts, a game plan, and all you need to actually have fun while putting your ticket money to work for your writing career.

Registration dates:

December 5: Scholarship Donation Day (Learn more.)

December 6: Member registration opens

December 13: General registration opens

Paulette Perhach

Paulette Perhach

she/her

Paulette Perhach’s writing has been published in the New York Times, Vox, Elle, The Washington Post, Slate, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Marie Claire, Yoga Journal, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, Hobart, and Vice. She’s the author of two million-reader viral essays.

Her book, Welcome to the Writer's Life, was selected as one of Poets & Writers' Best Books for Writers.

She blogs about a writer’s craft, business, personal finance, and joy at welcometothewriterslife.com and leads meditation and writing sessions through A Very Important Meeting.

She serves writers as a coach,

Hugo House awarded her the Made at Hugo House fellowship in 2013.

Most classes are offered at a general and member tuition rates based on instruction hours, with Hugo House members receiving a 10% discount on classes fewer than six sessions.

Early bird discounts are available during the first two weeks of registration and apply to both general and member tuition rates.

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