Welcome to utopYA Con 2014!
The first-of-its-kind convention for women writers of supernatural YA and NA fiction, and their fans!
If you love contemporary or paranormal romance, sci-fi, dystopian futures, vampires, werewolves, angels, wizards, demons or demigods, then this unconventional convention is for you. Panels, filled with writers and experts in the publishing and entertainment industries, will have something for established and aspiring authors and screenwriters to improve their craft and advance their careers, as well as FUN panels for fans where then can directly influence and interact with their favorite authors!
- Visit the Book Stores. Yes, we have two book stores. Barnes & Noble will host the published author book store, and we will also have an indie book store for our self-published panelists!
- Get Swag from Exhibitors — Two full days of over 80 exhibitors
- Be ready for Surprises, Exclusives, Premieres and Special Guest Appearances!
And you won’t want to miss the Third Annual utopYA Awards on Saturday night, where we celebrate the writers, producers, editors, bloggers, designers and others who bring our favorite characters and stories to life!
With 20+ categories, live music, interactive live streaming and celebrity hosts and guests, it’s YOUR chance to dress up and get down with your favorite authors and friends!
NEW in 2014:
- Friday evening PUBLIC Book Signing event!
- Saturday night dance party after the Awards!
- Guinness Book of World Records Attempt Sunday Morning!
- Sunday afternoon Write-In…with prizes!
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