October 6-7, 2017

Now available to purchase on the registration link:

  • Pitches with agents

  • Manuscript evaluations

  • Master classes with Kevin J Anderson

~ Space is limited so register now ~

Want to be a vendor or advertise in the printed program?

Options available in the ticketing add-ons of event Registration.

Looking to book a room at the conference rate? See below for links.

Conference Schedule

Click for full schedule ~ subject to change

Kevin J. Anderson

J. H. Moncrieff

Click link to see full bios

Click link to see full bios

Angie Hodapp​

Michelle Johnson

Emma Hoggan

McKelle George

Johnny Worthen

Terri Baranowski

Eschler Editing

         Alex Harrow

Amanda Luzzader

Angela Eschler

Angie Hodapp

Ann Hunter

Anna Marasco

Ben Gunsberg

Blake Casselman

Bryan Young

Callie Stoker

Christy Monson

Dan Allen

David Cowsert

Daxon Levine

DK Godard

Emma Hoggan

Graham Bradley

Hannah Lambert

Heidi Thornock

Hillari M. Garner

Holly M. Anderson

J.H. Moncrieff

J.T. Moore

Jana S. Brown

Jared Quan

Jay Barnson

Jef Huntsman

Jeff Baker

Jodi L. Milner

Joe Gordon

John Olsen

John Patten

Johnny Worthen

Joseph A Batzel

Julie Frost

Kathryn Olsen

Kevin J Anderson

Lauri Schoenfeld

Lauri Jones

Leonard Duboff

Liesl Seborg

Lisa Mangum

Margaret Pettis

Matt Merkel

McKelle George

Michael Bacera

Michael Glassford

Michael Jensen

Michelle Johnson

Patrick Tracy

Peggy Eddleman

Rachael Bush

Robin Glassey

Rod Miller

Sarah Chron

Scott Forman

Scott Tarbet

Susan Bailey

Suzanne Vincent

Terri Baranowski

Wendy Nikel


4600 South Redwood Road, Salt Lake City,

UT 84123


The Staybridge Suites Salt Lake - West Valley City and adjacent Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salt Lake-West Valley are proud to host the League of Utah Writers. They will provide a complimentary light dinner on Thursday evening for all hotel guests attending the LUW conference. 


The Staybridge Suites has full kitchens and comfortable seating areas in every suite, perfect for visiting with your fellow writers. 


This hotel has all the amenities you will need, including 24-hour business and fitness centers, complimentary laundry facilities, complimentary daily breakfast, complimentary airport shuttle, and complimentary Wi-Fi.

3038 Decker Lake Dr, West Valley City, UT 84119

The adjacent Holiday Inn Express and Suites Salt Lake-West Valley City also boasts an indoor water park with three pools and a 183-foot water slide.  This water park is available to guests of both hotels.  So bring your families along to enjoy a mini vacation while you attend

the conference!

3036 Decker Lake Dr, West Valley City, UT 84119

These hotels are conveniently located near the Salt Lake Community College-Redwood Campus and will provide shuttle service to and from the conference. 



Special LUW Conference rates of $99-$129 are available through the above links until September 18


Any changes or cancellations made after September 18 will be subject to a one night cancellation fee.

World Fire Press is an official sponsor of the
LUW 2017 Fall Conference