Register to attend the 2017 S.B. Writers Conference

Read great authors but don’t write to be great. Write to create, to inhabit a world you can grow into.

- Perie Longo

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SwirlPanels and Panelist Bios

June 20 • Agent/Editor Panel
June 21 • First Book Panel
June 23 • The Road to Publication: The Rest of the Story

Agent/Editor Panels

Tuesday, June 20 at 4:00 p.m.

Agents and Editors will discuss querying etiquette, finding the right agent/editor, tips on attracting an agent. Also, what should the writer know before becoming a client or “writer bewares.” They will also touch on trends and changes in the marketplace, the future of publishing as they see it, and how the role of the agent/editor has evolved. 

Panelists TBA

First Book Panel

Monday, June 21 at 4:00 p.m.

This panel focuses on the excitement, the investment, and the trials and tribulations of being a first time novelist. What would you have done differently had you only known? Panelists, whether working with a major publishing house or small press, will discuss their experiences throughout the publishing process: agents, editors, publicity, book signings, and reviews.

The Rest of the Story

Friday, June 23 at 4:00 p.m.

Details to be announced