Disability

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Disibility is so often silenced in the literary canon. What does it mean to be a writer with disability, or to tell disability stories? These writers are refusing to stay silent.

It is requested that audience members refrain from wearing perfume or smoking immediately prior to this session. 


Future of … Funding

Sunday, October 2, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

What is this 'funding' and where can we find it?

Health Goths

Saturday, October 1, 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Writing about health and the body can be fraught, but these writers do it and do it well.

Memoir and Memory

Sunday, October 2, 2016
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

How do you write yourself? Where does 'truth' sit in the equation?

Oral & Aural Storytelling

Sunday, October 2, 2016
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A discussion and demonstration of the conventions, trials and tribulations of aural storytelling.