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Seventh Annual Writers’ Conference

April 5 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm EDT

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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until April 6, 2019

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Friday, April 5, 2019

General Public $59/conference pass or $49 Pamlico Writers Group Member


6:00 pm: Early Registration

7:00 pm: Reception 

8:00 pm: Keynote Address… Katharine Ashe (Free to Registered Guests, $5 Suggested Donation to Public)

9:00 pm: Book Signing in the gallery 

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Conference Schedule


8:30 – 9:00 am: Registration, check-In, Breakfast Reception

9:00 am: Welcome and Opening Comments, Sherri Hollister, PWG Chairperson

9:05 – 9:35 am: Interview with Katharine Ashe


9:50 – 11:05 am Mid-morning Sessions

      Teens writing for Teens: Exploring the YA voice (prose) with Eileen Lettick


       Connecting with our Authentic Selves―Poetic Strategies for Self-Liberation (poetry) with Robin Greene

       “Be Prepared” isn’t just a motto for Boy Scouts (business) with Sherri Lupton-Hollister

Lunch Break 11:05 pm – 11:50 pm 

       12:00 – 12:30 pm Open Mic (only allows 6 speakers)


12:50 – 2:05 pm Early Afternoon Sessions

     Getting Started (prose) with Marni Graff

     “Giving Voice to the Voiceless” (prose/poetry) with Paloma A. Capanna

      Research for Writers (research) with Adrienne Dunning 



2:20 – 3:35 pm Late Afternoon Sessions

    Effective Essays (prose) with Michael Worthington

    Write Yourself: Poetry as a Healing Path (poetry) with Malaika King Albecht

     What’s your Hash Tag? Building Your Brand through Instagram (business) with Tammera Cooper

3:50 – 4:30 pm closing announcements, winners of raffle baskets, ECU Poets


April 5
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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150 W. Main St
Washington, NC 27889 United States
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