Writing for Kids and Young People

Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 10:00 am

What makes young readers tick? Four writers talk about what sets it apart, the challenges, and the practice of writing for younger readers.

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Image credit: Bridget Lutherborrow


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.

Words Against Violence

Friday, September 29, 2017
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

How do we respond to a world of violence, injustice, and war? Here, writers will discuss how they meet this challenge in their work.

Comedy as a Weapon

Saturday, September 30, 2017
5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

These conscientious objectors bring their rage to the page and make you gasp with laughs. But do comedians have an obligation to comment on the world?

Coming into Culture

Friday, September 29, 2017
10:00 am - 10:45 am

Keeping to your roots and writing as an expat or child of migrants.