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Pamlico Writers Group Conference

March 23

“Shapeshifting Your Writing: Transforming Your Writing for Other
Successful Markets”
March 23rd and 24th, 2018

Friday Keynote Address and Reception (Free Public Event)

6 to 7 pm: Reception and Early Registration
7:15: Welcome by AOP Executive Director, Debra Torrence
7:30: Presentation of Competition Winners by
PWG Assistant Chairperson & Webmaster, Louis Edwards
8:00: Explanation of Heart of the Pamlico Poet Laureate Project by

PWG Poet Laureate Program Chair, Eileen Lettick
8:15: North Carolina 2015-17 Poet Laureate, Shelby Stephenson
presents the first Heart of the Pamlico Poet Laureate
8:30: Keynote Address: Shelby Stephenson

9:30: Book Signing

Saturday, 2018 Pamlico Writers’ Conference
Register Online at www.pamlicowritersconference.org
8:30 am: Registration and Check-In

9:00 Welcome and Introduction of Panel, by PWG Chairperson,
Sherri Hollister

9:30 – 10:30 Panel: “Shape Shifting Your Writing” with Marni Graff
(Audiobooks), Michael Colonesse (Editing and Revising) and Bev
Horvath (Screen Plays)

Morning Session 10:45 am – 12:15 pm
Pump Up the Volume: Turning your work into Audible books
with Marni Graff
Readying Your Manuscripts for Market with Michael Colonnese
Transforming your Manuscript into a Screenplay with Bev Horvath

12:30 – 2 Lunch Break
Optional Lunch Discussion “The Next Step” with publishers:
Richard Krawiec of Jacar Press and Melissa Hazzard of Sable Books

2:15 – 3:30 Early Afternoon Session
Poetry: The New Heart of the Pamlico Poet Laureate
Adapting Your Prose into Graphic Novels with Micah Harris
Inspirational Writing: Touching the Heart of Humanity
with Angela Beach-Silverthorne

3:45 – 5 Late Afternoon Session
Writing for Teens with Julia Day
Chapter Books for Grown Ups with Robin Greene
I published a book … now what? w/ Becca Lamberau


March 23


Turnage Theatre
150 W. Main St
Washington, NC 27889 United States
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