Advanced registration closes at midnight October 31st
On-site prices will increase an average of 20%
12:30 to 1 PM Q and A
Learn from two former Executive Editors who work daily with writers to create stories publishers want.
Writing the Memoir – Truth Is Indeed Stranger Than Fiction
1:30 – 3 PM
- How do you focus the story?
- What is the real story not the actions but the emotions that people relate to?
- What are the pillars of writing a great memoir?
You don’t have to be famous to have a great story. Learn from three award-winning memoir authors on how to translate your experience to the page with vivid prose.
Moderator: Literary agent Toni Lopopolo
Literary Agent Panel
What top regional agents are selling and what type of books they are looking to sign
3:30 – 5 PM
BONUS: Ten attendees to the morning workshop will pitch the agents with their “log line or elevator pitch” created at the earlier session. Listen and watch the agents react and learn how to fine tune your pitch.