To register and pay online for the Ad Astra Writers Conference, please follow this link. Or, you may send a check to the following address:

Center for Great Plains Studies
Campus Box 4040
Emporia State University
1 Kellogg Circle
Emporia, KS 66801-5451

Registration is $97 before Oct. 1, and $117 after.

Our conference hotel is the Marriott Kansas City Overland Park, 10800 Metcalf Ave., just a few blocks east of the ESU-KC campus. We have a block of rooms reserved at the special rate of $105 per night. The deadline for reserving rooms at this special rate is Sept. 29. You may make reservations by following this link. You may also call the Marriott directly at (913) 451-8000.