A Screenwriter’s Guide to Lit Fest 2018

Screenwriter: Does Lit Fest offer classes for screenwriters? Or playwrights?

Lighthouse:  Of course!

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Check out a few of the screenwriter- and playwright-friendly classes and events we’ve selected below, including intensives and craft seminars with visiting authors like screenwriter Halley Feiffer.

Want more options? Browse our guides for poets, fiction and nonfiction writers, and YA writers. (And you can see all of our Lit Fest offerings here.)

One-Weekend Intensives

Suggested Craft Seminars

To browse all of our Lit Fest craft seminars, click here.

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Brown-Bag Business Panels

You can register for brown-bag business panels individually, or a Business Panel Pass will get you into all of them.


Every salon includes drinks and a catered dinner.


Our two visiting author readings are free and open to the public. We'll have drinks available, and food trucks will be on site. 

  • Week 1: Featuring Min Jin Lee, Emily Rapp Black, Jenny Offill, Lydia Millet, CAConrad, and Halley Feiffer
  • Week 2: Featuring Rachel Cusk, Terrance Hayes, Maggie Shipstead, Robin Black, Charles D'Ambrosio, and Benjamin Alire Sáenz.