COMING IN AUGUST: Brainmap taught by bestselling author Shirley Jump.
Word Play: offers writing exercises that explore diction and figurative language choices, helping you develop voice in your stories, essays, and poems.
The faculty includes poet Enzo Silon Surin and fiction writers M. Participating publishing professionals include editor Christina M. The program features critiques, craft talks, writing time and public readings.
Frey (Editorial Freelancers Association), social media expert Bobbie Carlton, and agents Lori Galvin (Aevitas Creative Management), Steven Hutson (Word Wise Literary), and Linda Konner (Linda Konner Agency). 35 seminars covering General & First-timers, Fiction, Nonfiction, Platform & Marketing and Specialty Writing. Other authors: Eileen Watkins, Kate Gallison, Roberta Rogow, Vicki Weiseld, Carol Gyzander, Teal James Glen…and more…and more. Hurston/Wright workshops serve emerging and experienced writers who are starting projects, developing projects or seeking to polish projects.
You will also have a chance to pitch your work to agents, meet editors, and get to know your fellow writers.
Conferences provide great opportunities to network, so make the most of your experience!
During the Agent Fest, you’ll have a chance to meet agents one-on-one and capture their attention with the basic concept of your book.
MWW20, July 23-25, 2020 at the Ball State Alumni Center You want to be a better writer. Come for three days to grow as a writer and find your people.
The registration fee, which includes most meals, is 5. This incredibly detailed, cutting-edge instruction has never before been available to writers, anywhere.”Your Guide to Graphic Novels 2019. Learn about the narrative style of this highly engaging format. The conference features workshops and craft classes in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as mentoring sessions with agents. “This writing event is a wonderful opportunity to get intense instruction over the course of one day, pitch a literary agent or editor (optional), get your questions answered, and more.”Hurston/Wright Summer Writers Workshop. For more than 20 years, the Hurston/Wright Summer Writers Workshop has offered a safe space for black writers in intensive workshop sessions and master classes.
One-on-one manuscript consultations are available for an additional . Writers and writer/illustrators at any level welcome. Fiction writer Richard Russo will deliver the keynote. Workshops are led by award-winning writers who are influencing today’s literature.