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Registration Deadline: May 20, 2021 @ 12pm (noon)

Once your payment has been completed and your registration has been received, you will receive an automated confirmation EMail and receipt from Paypal. We will contact you if there are any questions regarding your registration. Pending verification of the details of your registration (membership status, if applicable), your access information for the events you have registered for will be sent to you by EMail (to the same address you used when registering) a minimum of 12 hours before the scheduled start of the event/session.

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Individual Session Details

The Business of Being a Writer (Workshop)


Presenter: Mark Lefebvre
Date: May 22, 2021; 1:00-4:00 pm

On with the Show (Workshop)


Presenter: Gerard Collins
Date: May 23, 2021; 2:00-5:00 pm

The1BlackPoet: Talking Troubles: A Spoken Word Workshop (Workshop)


Presenter: Thandiwe McCarthy
Date: May 29, 2021; 11 am-1 pm

Gaming Narratives for Fun and Profit: Matt Daye, Kevin Gallant, Brian McGee, Alexa Fae McDaniel (Panel)


Moderator: Dave Easby
Date: May 29, 2021; 3:00-6:00 pm

Young Writers Workshop (Workshop)


Presenter: Susan White
Date: May 30, 2021; 10 am -12 pm

A Librarian is Your Best Ally; How to Promote Your Work to Libraries (Talk)


Presenter: Jenn Carson
Date: May 30, 2021; 1-3 pm

How to Drive a Story with One Word: Desire (Workshop)


Presenter: Terry Armstrong
Date: June 5, 2021; 1-4 pm

First Books Panel: Jenna Lyn Albert, Meghan Rose Allen, Douglas Walbourne-Gough (Panel)


Moderator: Wendy McLeod McKnight
Date: June 6, 2021; 1-3 pm