We are extremely pleased to announce our keynote speakers for this year’s conference. Lisa Papademetriou, author of middle-school and young adult novels, will speak in the morning plenary and Carole DeSanti, author and Vice President, Executive Editor at Viking Penguin will speak after lunch.
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All of us who organized this year’s WriteAngles conference on Saturday are enjoying a post-conference glow right now. Many thanks to our keynoters, Carol Edelstein and Susan Stinson, all our panelists and moderators, everyone behind the scenes — and all of you who attended the conference.
We are scrutinizing your evaluation forms and will meet soon to debrief. We expect to begin planning for next year sometime in January. If you would like to join the planning team, please let us know.
We wish you all a happy and productive year of writing and publishing.
We will be admitting walk-in registrants to the WriteAngles conference this year. There will be an additional charge of $10 — that is $110 for general admission, and $90 for full-time students and those aged 65 and over.
Please note that we cannot accept credit card payment or cash. CHECKS ONLY.
All of the appointment slots for personal meetings with agents at the 2015 WriteAngles conference are now filled. Any new query letters or requests for appointments will be wait-listed in case someone drops out.
We are still accepting registrations for the conference.
7pm, Thursday, October 1, 2015, at Crandall Public Library in Glens Falls, NY
Marika will be returning to the library where she grew up in to give a talk on BABA YAGA’S ASSISTANT, writing, and graphic novels. This talk is open to kids and adults.
Upstate New York Baba Yaga’s Assistant Launch!
6pm, Friday, October 2, 2015, at Northshire Bookstore in Saratoga Springs, NY
The Saratoga Springs launch of BABA YAGA’S ASSISTANT, illustrated by Emily Carroll. A talk about writing graphic novels and a short reading will be followed by a signing.