NC WRITERS' NETWORK SPRING CONFERENCE
When: Saturday, April 30
Where: Elliott University Center, UNCG campus
Keynote speaker is best-selling children's author Carole Boston Weatherford.
Conference participants may select from a variety of half- and full-day
workshops, including "Writing For Your Life," a creative nonfiction workshop
with author Marianne Gingher; "Packaging Yourself as a Writer," with Press 53
publisher Kevin Morgan Watson; "The Worst Things Ever" with poet and UNC School of the Arts professor Joseph Mills; and Weatherford's "Think Anyone Can Write a Children's Book?" workshop.
Other instructors include David Halperin and Tracy O Connor on fiction, Anjail Rashida Ahmad on poetry, Edmund R. Schubert on science fiction and fantasy, Paul Cuadros on nonfiction, and Angela Harwood on marketing for authors.