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Welcome to the new website of the Georgia Writers Association! Over the next few months, we will be uploading new content, offering more resources, and creating a great online experience for you. Our readers and writers are important to us, and we want to be the go-to resource for Georgia’s literary community. The Georgia Writers Association hosts the annual Georgia Author of the Year Awards and the Red Clay Writers Conference.

For the new low amount of $30.00, you will receive a 12-month membership that includes:

  • Free Workshops
  • Discount to Red Clay Writers Conference (this year in Savannah!)
  • Access to Professional Directory and the ability to contact these literary professionals (editors, publishers, bookstores, etc)
  • Read monthly Columns on various literary topics
  • Access the The Georgia Authority archives

If you would like to receive emails regarding upcoming workshops or events, click this link to join our mailing list. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or comments! We appreciate your continued support and participation.

Recent Content

Filet Mignon or Fish Fillet? How to Know What You’re Worth

One question that a freelancer frequently grapples with is: “how much should I be paid?” It’s a legitimate question; one that involves multiple factors. Of course you don’t want to ask for too much money; the client may decide to hire someone else if a salary demand is unreasonable. On the other hand, you definitely…

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September Workshop Discount Code for Members

Members of the Georgia Writers Association receive free admission to all our monthly writers workshops as well as a discount to the Red Clay Writers Conference. If you are interested in becoming a member, please click here for more information. “Tinderbox” Writers Workshop with Kimberly Brock In this workshop, Kimberly Brock, author of The River Witch,…

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GWA Member Discount Code for Red Clay

If you are a member of the Georgia Writers Association, you receive free admission to all our monthly writers workshops and a discounted admission to the Red Clay Writers Conference. If you aren’t a member but would like to learn more, check out our Members page. Red Clay Admission $50.00 – Members $70.00 – Nonmembers…

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IMPORTANT UPDATE ON RED CLAY WRITERS CONFERENCE

Red Clay Writers Conference (www.redclayconference.org) Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014 Location: Kennesaw State University, Social Science Building, 1000 Chastain Road, Kennesaw, 30144 Keynote: Lynn Cullen, author of Mrs. Poe Speakers (more to be announced soon!): Renea Winchester, Character Development Through Dialogue (www.reneawinchester.com) Elaine Drennon Little, Southern Fiction (www.elainedrennonlittle.com) Dr. Paul Wakeman, Flannery O’Connor Ann Hite, Historical Fiction Panel (www.annhite.com)…

Become a GWA Member Today!

Georgia Writers members enjoy a variety of resources that are designed to equip writers with the tools they need to succeed in the literary industry.

Our monthly columns are written by experienced, knowledgeable authors who are interested in guiding readers through the various challenges of the field. Find the columns that are right for you!

The Professional Directory allows members to view the business information of the literary professionals in the area, including bookstores, publishers, agents, editors, and more!

Do you have questions about grammar, copyright, concept critiques, or finding an editor? Submit your questions to the literary professionals of the GWA Board of Directors!

Join the Georgia Writers Association today to start utilizing these awesome benefits!

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