The Loft is bringing leading agents and editors to Minneapolis. They'll be here seeking great, new work. Will you be pitching yours? 

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Featured Workshop


Workshop with Hannah Tinti

To kickoff the Pitch, Hannah Tinti will lead an interactive morning workshop. More details will be available closer to the event.      

Workshop Info

Conference Details


The conference will cover two intense days. Friday will feature a kickoff seminar led by award-winning novelist and One Story editor Hannah Tinti, a working lunch to help you prepare for your pitches, a series of pitch and breakout sessions in the afternoon, and an evening event featuring visiting agents and editors responding to anonymous query letters.

On Saturday, attendees will return for a full lineup of breakout and pitch sessions. Every attendee will have the opportunity for three one-on-one pitch sessions with a visiting agent.

Visiting Agents

Conference Details

FAQs

Conference Fees


The conference is limited to 162 attendees. Registration opens November 14 (10 a.m.) for Loft members, November 15 (10 a.m.) for the general public.

$550.00 Regular
$495.00 Eligible Members*

Sign up for the Loft enewsletter to learn more. Registration includes access to both days of workshops, sessions, and events, and three one-on-one pitches with an agent.

*Any member at any level will be eligible to early registration (you must become a member by October 27, 2018 at 4 p.m. to receive the advanced registration email invitation); only members who have contributed at the $60 or more this year or are sustaining members will be eligible for the member pricing. You must be logged in to receive member pricing.   

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