FREE Muse Open House on February 3rd, 2017!
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Boston, May 5-7th, 2017
Get an overview of the 100+ sessions going on during the three days of the conference. Be sure to jot down the ones that look most interesting to you so you’re ready to sign up with registration goes live.
Over 140 authors, literary agents, editors, and publishers present at the Muse. Some have been a part of the event for years, others are new this year. Check out the roster to see who will be in attendance.
2017 Conference Theme: What’s a Writer For? In the months leading up to the conference, and at the conference itself, we will be exploring, in various ways, the question of the writer’s role in society. Is it enough for writers to “entertain?” Should entertainment even be our goal? How political should a writer be? Is […]
Praise From Past Attendees
It was my first time at the Muse & the Marketplace, and I will absolutely be back next year. Was blown away by the range of fabulous sessions, the inspiring keynotes, and the thoughtful ways the conference encouraged participants to connect with each other. I walked away inspired to set new writing goals for myself and felt better prepared to meet those goals.- Peter R., 2016
If I am successful as a writer, it will be because of GrubStreet and the Muse and the Marketplace.- Elaine B., 2016
I met SIX agents who offered to look at my work and met a great group of encouraging and supporting writers, and I left the conference on wings of inspiration that will carry me through the next few grueling months of rewrites.- Asim J., 2016