Courting the Muse: Writers Conference
Friday, November 1, 2013
9 am - 4:45 pm at NMC Oleson Center
Enjoy a day of inspired writing, becoming a better writer, and meeting other writers. The day begins with an opening session with Patricia McNair, award-winning fiction writer and Associate Professor at Columbia University Chicago, and ends with several writers sharing insights into the range of options in the publication process. In between, create your own learning experience by selecting two workshops from six options highlighting different genres—fiction-writing with Patricia McNair, blogging with well-known visual artist and blogger, Philip Hartigan, playwriting with Anne-Marie Oomen, poetry with Teresa Scollon, book proposals with Heather Shumaker, and screenplay writing with Lesley Tye. The day concludes with short readings by several presenters.
Complete details are available on the web or call 231-995-1700 for a brochure. The event is in collaboration with Michigan Writers. The $125 cost includes the luncheon and materials.