Religion in Brief
Writers conference on tap at GFU
George Fox University will host its third annual Faith & Culture Writers Conference March 7-8. The event, designed to inspire and provide resources for advanced and aspiring writers, will include 30 diverse speakers, including bloggers, fiction and nonfiction authors, theologians, activists, literary agents, professors, social media experts and journalists. Attendees can choose from two dozen workshops covering topics such as social media, blogging, fiction writing, getting published, writing critique groups, freelance writing, editing, marketing, creative nonfiction, impacting culture with words, and building your platform. Cost of the two-day event is $85 for those who register by March 6 and $95 on the day of the event. The conference also offers scholarships and a student rate (high school and college age) of $30. For more information or to register, visit faithandculturewriters.com.