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Veteran Writers Conference
October 26 & 27, 2019
 
Special Events Center -Austin Central Library
710 W. Cesar Chavez, Austin TX 78701

Featured Speakers

·      Jack Woodville London: Director of Writing Education for the Military Writers Society of America
·      Daniel Garcia Ordaz: aka The Poet Mariachi
·      Matt Cook: screenwriter, director and producer
·      John M Meyer and Karen Alvardo, co-Artistic Directors of Thinkery and Verse

Film Screening: The Long Road Home, Episodes 1 & 2
National Geographic “The Long Road Home” based on the book of the same name by correspondent Martha Raddich
With guest panelists: Mikko Alanne, Executive Producer; Aaron Fowler and Eric Bourquin, Iraq War Veteran Advisors.

Additional Workshops for Writers

Sunday, October 27, 2019
Creativity Workshop led by Daniel Garcia Ordaz
10:00 am– 12:00pm

Monday, October 28, 2019
Writing workshop led by Jack London and instructors from the Military Writers society of America
9:00 am – 4:00 pm


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Veteran Health and Wellness Conference
November 2 & 3, 2019
Special Events Center -Austin Central Library
710 W. Cesar Chavez, Austin TX 78701

Featured Speakers 

·      Ron Capps, Veteran Writers Project and O Dark Thirty
·      Chef Andre Rush, former White House chef
·      Other presentations include: Veteran Health and Wellness Fair and expressive art therapies.

To register or for more information: info@vsatx.org