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WriterFest Nashville 2021

Friday, November 19, 2021 9:00 AM-Saturday, November 20, 2021 5:00 PM

Lipscomb's Campus

WriterFest Nashville 2021

WriterFest Nashville 2021 will take place on November 19-20 and is set to be hosted by the College of Entertainment and the Arts on Lipscomb's campus for the third time.  keynote speakers:

WriterFest 2021 will feature three keynote speakers:

  • J.T. Ellison, New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of HER DARK LIES, and EMMY® award-winning co-host of A WORD ON WORDS 
  • Albert Lee, United Talent Agency
  • Aimee Nezhukumatathil, New York Times bestselling author and Kirkus Prize finalist, WORLD OF WONDERS: IN PRAISE OF FIREFLIES, WHALE SHARKS, & OTHER ASTONISHMENTS

There will also be 16 breakout sessions featuring over 30 professionals from the book, tv/film, and music industries. 


Sign up by September 3rd to receive the Early Bird Special of15% off your registration by using the promo code CountMeIn.

WriterFest was established by Ami McConnell in 2018 as a creative gathering for aspiring writers, published authors, screenwriters, poets, and songwriters in Nashville. Attendees enjoy keynote talks by the best book, song, and screenplay writers in the business as well as in-depth break-out sessions with professional editors, literary agents, filmmakers, and music industry insiders.

Conference attendance is capped to ensure an intimate experience and a chance for networking among peers and professionals.