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Saturday, May 6 • 11:45am - 12:45pm
6K: In the Meantime: The Writer's Life While Waiting
Limited Capacity seats available

When the writing process is good, it’s very good, but when it’s bad, it’s time to refocus. In every writer’s career, there comes some downtime, whether it’s waiting to hear from agents and editors, carving out time for kids and work, or taking a break to recover from rejections. These lulls, however, can be used to your advantage and are the perfect time to regroup to strengthen your query, boost your platform, make new writing connections, and take your writing in new directions. Join writer Jennifer S. Brown, who took twenty years from MFA to debut novel, for a talk on how to keep your writing career moving forward. We’ll also brainstorm ideas specific to your writing career on what to do in the meantime.

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Jennifer Brown

Author, MODERN GIRLS
Jennifer S. Brown’s debut novel, Modern Girls (NAL/Penguin), set in 1935 in New York City, is about a mother and daughter who must face the consequences of unplanned and unwanted pregnancies. She has published fiction and creative nonfiction in Fiction Southeast, The Best Women’s Travel Writing, The Southeast Review, The Sierra Nevada Review, and Bellevue Literary Review, among other places. Her essay... Read More →


Saturday May 6, 2017 11:45am - 12:45pm
Newbury Room

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