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    It is perennially inspiring to belong to an association where levity and brilliant work go hand in hand.
    Cheryll Glotfelty, 2007
    Taylor Award recipient 1987 and Rosowski Award recipient 2010

Conference Ad and Book Exhibit Information

Annual Meetings

Each exhibit setup includes one 6′ draped table and 2 chairs. Exhibitors will also receive one complimentary conference registration for press staff.

Location: The book exhibit will be in the Santa Fe Convention Center in a room that will be locked at night.

Exhibit Hours

Thursday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Saturday, 8:00 am – 11:30 am

Exhibit Set-Up

Wednesday, after 3:00 pm

or Thursday, prior to 8:00 am

Exhibit Dismantle

Saturday, after 11:30 am

BOOK EXHIBIT: US$300.00 for the first table, $150 for each additional table.


Booksellers can send their books to:

Their Name & Company
WLA Conference
SF Convention Center
201 West Marcy St.
Santa Fe, NM 87501

***PLEASE NOTE: They can only arrive three days before the conference—not earlier!***


If you wish to advertise in our conference program, please contact Sabine Barcatta at info@westernlit.org. Deadline for the finished pdf file: September 1, 2022.

All ads will be reproduced in black and white.

Program Ads:
Full-Page (7” x 9.5”) $350
Half-Page (3.5” x 9.5” [vertical] or 7.” x 4.5” [horizontal])
Quarter-Page (3.5”w x 4.25”h)$150

For further information or to reserve space, please contact:

Sabine Barcatta
Director of Operations

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