July 28-31, 2022

New York City


FRIDAY, July 23, 2021

  Fiction Publishing Business
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Holding Up a Microscope to Your Fiction: Microfiction and the 100-Word Story
Ran Walker

From Social Media to Goodreads: The Ins and Outs of Author Platforms and Branding
Andrea DeWerd
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Elevate Your Fiction—In Any Genre
Sharon Short

Creative Cartography: Drawing the Map to a Successful Writing Business
Whitney Hill
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
How to Save a Character From a Drowning Story
Nicole Blades

Jeff Somers

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Dialogue Session Book Proposal Session

SATURDAY, July 24, 2021

  Fiction Publishing Business
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Revision Inspiration
Katrina Kittle

How to Crowd-Fund Your Book and Connect It to a Cause
Christopher Stollar

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Picking the Right Fight for Your Character
Carla Hoch

The First Impression: Building a Magnetic Personal Author Brand
Michael La Ronn
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Plot Session

Mastering the Query Letter
Eric Smith

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

In for the Long Haul: The Craft of Writing a Series/Trilogy
Donna Russo Morin

Fearless Marketing
William Kenower
5:00 – 6:00 PM Keynote: Chris Bohjalian