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Sisters in Crime/Los Angeles and SoCal Mystery Writers of America welcome aspiring writers and established authors to mingle with agents and editors, to get inside information on the publishing industry, to hone skills and revitalize your creativity at the 2013 California Crime Writers Conference. Join us in sunny Southern California in the City of Pasadena for a conference that will fire up your creative juices and set you on the path to publication.

Conference dates: June 22-23, 2013

Registration is now closed. The conference is SOLD OUT.


Registration through February 28, 2013: $265 [SOLD OUT]
Registration Mar 1, 2013 - May 31, 2013: $300 [SOLD OUT]
Registration June 1, 2013 - June 15, 2013: $335 [SOLD OUT]
On-site registration (meal choice cannot be guaranteed): $350 [SOLD OUT]
Manuscript critique (maximum of 3 manuscripts, 5 double-spaced pages each): $50 [SOLD OUT]

Online and mail-in registration closes June 15, 2013.
Mail-in registration must be received by June 15, 2013.
Manuscript submissions must be received by May 22, 2013; submission instructions will be sent prior to the conference.

Cancellation Policy:

If you cancel before February 28, 2013, you will receive a full refund minus PayPal fees.
If you cancel between March 1, 2013 and April 30, 2013, you will receive a 50% refund minus PayPal fees.
No refund after April 30, 2013.


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