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12th Annual Power of Words Conference (Sept. 18-20)

  • Unity Village 1901 NW Blue Pkwy Unity Village, MO, 64065 United States (map)

12th Annual Power of Words Conference

Explore how we can use our words — written,  spoken or sung — to make community, deepen healing, witness one another, wake ourselves up, and foster empowerment and transformation.

Enjoy workshops and performances on writing, storytelling, spoken word, music and other arts with more than 50 presenters from across the country.

Keynotes: poet and writer Jimmy Santiago Baca, playwright Darren Canady, spoken word artists Shá Cage and E.G. Bailey, and poet Xanath Caraza.

Scholarships are available here:

The Writers Place is an official underwriter of the conference, so all members are eligible for a discount!  

To register for the discount, please visit and use the password of POWFall2015! The registration rate increases after August 1, so consider registering now to save dollars.