No Country For Old White Men

Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 2:00 pm

“We need more diversity”, they cry, scrabbling for a token minority writer. But how can we move forward and smash those glass ceilings and ivory towers?

#progressive #identity #activism

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Changing Languages

Sunday, October 1, 2017
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Language is an ever-growing organism, but it can't just be shaped by those in the mainstream.

Writing Animals

Saturday, September 30, 2017
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

The ethics, responsibilities and techniques that apply when writing about our non-human friends.

Emerging Editors

Saturday, September 30, 2017
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

What makes a good pitch or sparkling copy? Some of the nation's new and emerging editors give you the insider tips.

Writing From the Wound

Sunday, October 1, 2017
4:30 pm - 5:15 pm

Writing about mental illness can be a powerful tool to heal and confront trauma. Join these writers in a frank and intimate look into this world of writing.