The Philadelphia Writers’ Conference Board of Directors is thrilled to announce that the incredible Jonathan Maberry will deliver the keynote address at the 2019 Philadelphia Writers’ Conference.  Jonathan will also teach a three day workshop called “The Writer’s Business Plan” that will include advice on pitching to agents, how to successfully use social media and set up your brand, and the tools needed to set up your writing business.

 

Jonathan is a New York Times bestselling author, 5-time Bram Stoker Award-winner, and comic book writer. His vampire apocalypse book series, V-WARS, is in production as a Netflix original series, starring Ian Somerhalder (LOST, VAMPIRE DIARIES) and will debut in early 2019. He writes in multiple genres including suspense, thriller, horror, science fiction, fantasy, and action; and he writes for adults, teens and middle grade. His works include the Joe Ledger thrillers, Glimpse, the Rot & Ruin series, the Dead of Night series, Glimpse, The Wolfman, X-Files Origins: Devil’s Advocate, Mars One, and many others. Several of his works are in development for film and TV. He is the editor of high-profile anthologies including The X-Files, Aliens: Bug Hunt, Out of Tune, New Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, Baker Street Irregulars, Nights of the Living Dead,and others. His comics include Black Panther: DoomWar, The Punisher: Naked Kills and Bad Blood. He lives in Del Mar, California.  Find him online at www.jonathanmaberry.com 

Join us in welcoming Jonathan back to the Philadelphia Writers’ Conference.

The 2019 Philadelphia Writers’ Conference will be held on June 7 – 9, 2019 at the Wyndham Hotel at 4th and Arch Street in Old City Philadelphia.  Registration for the conference will open in early 2019. Watch this space for additional announcements and information on registration, contests, and more!