As the season begins to warm up and bloom, birds have plenty of company in migrating to more promising grounds. For the past 47 years, ASJA’s spring writer’s conference has also encouraged writers to flock to the epicenter of publishing, New York City. “Authors, journalists and content writers will tell you that our profession is constantly morphing to suit the needs of readers,” says tri-chair and member Nancy Dunham. “The best way for writers of all specialties to stay ahead of those changes is to attend the New York conference.” Read more.

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