$195.00 - 495.00
Boldface: A Conference for Emerging Writers
May 22-26, 2017
University of Houston

The Boldface Conference is currently offered to undergraduates, college graduates, and independent writers without Masters Degrees in Creative Writing. We offer intimate workshops in poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and genre fiction.

We look forward to seeing you!

Prizes for Fiction, Nonfiction & Poetry


Submissions are now being accepted for the 2017 Lillie Robertson Prizes.  This contest is open exclusively to participants of 2017 Boldface Conference for Emerging Writers.

Winner in each category receives $100 and publication in Glass Mountain.  Other submissions may also be considered for publication in Glass Mountain.

All Submissions will be judged blindly by the 2017 Boldface Faculty.

Contest Rules:

- Contestants must have participated in Boldface 2017

- Submission must be a revised piece of writing that has a direct connection to Boldface 2017.  It may have been workshopped, discussed, started, inspired etc. at the boldface conference, or performed at an open mic event.

-You must clearly mark your submission as fiction, nonfiction or poetry.

Submissions must be received by August 5, 2017.