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Schedule

 

Conference Schedule, Saturday May 2nd, 2015, 9-4:15PM

9-10AM

“Make Some Noise”—Susan Flatt, Betsy Clark, Callah Thomas

“Taking Inventory: Playing with the List in Poetry and Prose”—Hannah Stephenson

“Subtext—Understanding and Expressing What Lies Beneath the Surface in Your Story”—Ann Palazzo

“Writing with Sense”—Yolanda Sanders

 10:15-11:15AM

“Experimental Methods of Writing Poetry”—Rochelle Hurt

Keynote Workshop—Jaswinder Bolina

“Crafting Dynamic Dialogue”—Christiane Buuck and Meredith Doench

“We Regret to Inform You: Dealing with Literary Rejection”—Laura Mayene Walter

11:30-12PM

Keynote Book Signing

11:30-1PM

Open Lunch

1:15-1:45PM

Keynote Talk

2-3PM

“Getting Started Publishing Speculative Fiction and Poetry: Selling Your Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror Writing”—Jarod K. Anderson, Leslie J. Anderson, Chris Phillips, and Evan Dicken

“Pleasing the Palate: Strategizing Synesthesia in the Poetic Image”—Joy Sullivan

“Leading from Behind: How to Run a Successful Workshop Without Being the Workshop”—Brad Pauquette

“Selfie or Satellite Map:  Pick Your Perspective and Point of View in Fiction”—Judy Anderson

3:15-4:15PM

“Finding Art Through Ekphrastic Writing”—Mary Quade

“Use What You Have to Get What You Want: Building a Writing Career Using Unconventional Opportunities in the New ‘Gig’ Economy”—Jon Theiss

“Talk It Out Before Writing It Out—Crafting Story Development Using Play”—Kevin Cordi

“Poetry and Play: Letting Loose the Unconscious and Finding Your Way Back to Craft”—Steve Abbott