Conference Schedule



Arrive early to register at Litchfield Beach and Golf Resort and for beach time!

4:00-6:00pm Conference check-in

6:30 pm Dinner

7:00 pm Faculty introductions and readings


8:00 am Coffee and breakfast

9:00-9:40 Faculty Readings and Keynote with Therese Anne Fowler

10:00-11:00 Faculty choice, Session 1

11:00 Lunch

12:30-2:15pm Faculty choice, Session 2

2:30-4:30pm Poetry/Fiction workshops OR Writing/Beach time, Session 3

4:45-6:00pm Meet and Greet, Faculty Reading


7:00 pm-7:30pm Petigru Review readings

7:30 pm Open Mic


8:00 am Coffee, quiche and breakfast sandwiches, SCWA Annual Meeting

9:00 am-9:45 Slushfest with Editors, Meg Reid and Jonathan Heinen

10:00am-10:45 Choose a Panel Discussion: “What do editors want?” OR “What Do You Really Get Out of an MFA?,” Session 4

11:00 Conference ends



Friday dinner Heavy hors d’oeuvres

Saturday breakfast Webster’s Full Buffet

Saturday lunch Taco Bar

Saturday Dinner on your own

Sunday Breakfast Quiche and Breakfast sandwiches

***All served meals will include vegetarian and gluten free options