The 7th Annual Jimmy Santiago Baca Writer's Retreat in Going Online
Due to the outbreak and spread of COVID-19, and the travel restrictions which are currently in place, the 7th Annual Jimmy Santiago Baca will be held completely online this year.
What is the new format for the Writer's Retreat?
June 18th, 10am-11:30am: Meet and Greet - All participants, facilitators, and moderators may attend
June 18th, 1pm - 4pm: Session 1: Wake Up The Writer In You! with Jimmy Santiago Baca
June 19th, 10am -12pm: Session 2: SELF-EXPRESSION AND GREAT WRITING ARE TWO ASPECTS IN A LIFE OF SELF-MASTERY with Krishna Singh
June 19th, 1pm - 3pm: Session 3: Finding Common Ground: Writing as Equalizer and Healer with Denise VanBriggle
June 20th, 10am - 12pm: Session 4: Word Revolutions with Annette Velásquez
June 20th, 1pm - 3pm: Session 5: Nuevomexicanas Journey to Writing and Self Publishing with Judy Alderete Garcia
June 20th, 3pm - 5pm: Session 6 Q/A with Jimmy Santiago Baca and session facilitators
This year the JSB Writer's Retreat will be using Zoom as a platform for each of the sessions. Once the meetings are scheduled through Zoom, you will be sent the link for each session. Please not that times are MST.
Can I still register?
You may register for all six sessions, including the workshop with Jimmy Santiago Baca, for $500. You can also register for Sessions 2-6 (excluding the workshop with Jimmy) for the low price of $200. Be sure to click on the appropriate link below to register for your chosen Sessions.
Are there any discounts?
Sure! If you are a university or high school student, you can attend Sessions 2-6 for only $100. Be sure to click on the Student link to register.
What if I have already registered and paid for the for the Writer's Retreat?
If you have already registered and paid for the Writer's Retreat, regardless of discount (Earlybird or returning participant), you have been added to the to Full Writer's Retreat registration which includes the special session with Jimmy Santiago Baca on June 18th, 2020.