Detroit Working Writers Annual Conference
Owning Your Craft
Register now for our Annual Writing Conference
Saturday, November 10, 2018,
from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
MSU Management Education Center,
811 W. Square Lake Road,
Troy, MI 48098.
8:00 am – 8:30 am: Registration / Continental Breakfast / Booksellers in Hall
8:30 am – 8:45 am: Opening Remarks – Roberta Brown, President
8:45 am – 9:45 am: Choice of three workshops
9:45 am – 10:00 am: BREAK
10:00 am – 11:00 am: Choice of three workshops
11:00 am – 11:15 am: BREAK
11:15 am – 11:30 am: Writing Competition Awards – Roberta Brown, DWW
11:30 am – 12:00 pm: Book Sales in Hallway / Networking
12:00 pm – 12:45 pm: Lunch in the Dining Room
12:45 pm – 1:30 pm: Keynote Speaker Lev Raphael – How Writing Set Me Free
1:30 pm – 1:45 pm: BREAK
1:45 pm – 2:45 pm: Choice of three workshops
2:45 pm – 3:00 pm: BREAK
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Editor Panel Discussion with Q & A
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm: Networking / Book Sales in Hall
4:30 pm Conference Concludes
Workshops are as follows:
A Walk Through Time: Markers of Memories in Fiction and Non-Fiction By Cheryl Crabb
Creative Vision Board Workshop – Envision your Author Success! by Sonya Julie
Elements Worth Keeping – Revision in Your Writing by Alicia Schaeffer
How to Rock Your Book Marketing without Losing your cool by Sylvia Hubbard
Ins and Outs of Indie Publishing, with Q&A by Jerry Friends
The Magical Prose Poem by David James
The Tinkertoy Essay: Creative Nonfiction in Stackable Sections by Laura Bernstein-Machlay
What Does A Good Mystery Need? by Lev Raphael
Writing Adventurous Fiction by John Monteith
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Highlights from our 2017 Conference
Enjoy highlights from our 2016 Conference, where Detroit poet M. L. Liebler was our keynote sensation.