“I’ve attended so many conferences in the past 5 years and none of them had left me so fired up”
BinderCon LA 2015 attendee & author of Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
What is BinderCon?
BinderCon is a writing conference and community for women and gender variant writers. Born out of a community of over 37,000 writers, our conference is a uniquely powerful, supportive, and career-changing event.
Quality Content: keynote conversations between powerful, award-winning authors, writers, producers, and executives, such as Jill Abramson, Elif Batuman, Effie Brown, Leslie Jamison, Porochista Khakpour, Suki Kim, Lisa Kudrow, Jillian Lauren, Adrian Nicole LeBlanc, Anna Quindlen, Gina Prince-Bythewood, Keri Putnam, Claudia Rankine, Gloria Calderon Kellett, Tanya Saracho, Rebecca Walker, and Lizz Winstead.
Community Connections: networking lunch to meet other writers in your field; speed pitching with literary agents, magazine editors, and industry professionals; Sunday happy hour to mingle with all conference attendees; option to purchase a VIP ticket to attend Saturday party with speakers and other special guests
Career Development: workshops on pitching and making a living as a freelancer; panels and workshops on breaking into the writers’ room, writing a TV pilot, and writing genre for screen; intersectional and cross-disciplinary panel discussions on writing cultural identity, motherhood, disability, and queer identity.
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