Frequently asked questions

Registration Process

Complete the online form and submit the payment online to register for the conference. This year payment is required at the time of registration.

November 3, 2018

This year payment is required at the time of registration and will be processed online with a credit or debit card only.

You will receive a confirmation email with a paid ticket to print and bring with you to the conference.

We do not accept late registration due to the timeline of the catering service.

No, you do not have to be a member to attend the conference, though members do receive a discounted ticket price.


There will be eight, one-hour literary events. Attendees will be able to participate in four events in addition to hearing our keynote, Janisse Ray. 

Please view our current Invited Authors page to learn more about the individuals presenting at this year’s conference.

Attendees vary from high school and college students to established, award winning authors.

There are one-on-one consults available for poetry, fiction, and nonfiction at the conference. Interested attendees must pay ahead for these one-on-one sessions.

Exhibitor Packages

The Exhibitor Package includes one 8 ft table and chair set up in the atrium for the duration of the conference.

You may sell your books or promote services at your table.

Yes, you may share your table, but each table must be purchased as an additional item when purchasing a ticket to the conference.

Getting to the Conference

The KSU Center is located behind the Kennesaw Inn and Cracker Barrel off Exit 217 Chastain Road on Hwy 75. The address is 3333 Busbee Drive, Kennesaw, GA 30144 

Please arrive at 9 AM for registration and to enjoy the sponsor and exhibit tables in the atrium. The first workshop begins at 9:30 AM.