Panel : Young Adult Panel
Panelists : The MWA Teen Writers’ Club
Description : Learn from the audience you write for. In this panel we will randomly select three, one page submissions to read aloud for critiquing. Questions will follow as time allows.
Panel : Agent Panel : From Brain to Bookshelf
Panelists : Aimee Ashcraft, Victoria Selvaggio, Brent Taylor and Alexandra Weiss
Description : The agents will discuss an author’s journey from brain to bookshelf.
Panel : Editor Panel : From Brain to Bookshelf
Panelists : James Brewster, Austin Camacho, Denise Camacho and Emily Rich
Description : The editors will discuss an author’s journey from brain to bookshelf.
Panel : The Reality of Emergency
Panelists : Bernard Schaffer and various first responders
Description : Learn from those who have responded to emergency situations. The small details often exaggerated by television can be the difference between a best seller and the fodder for jokes. Ask the tough questions and receive the expert answers.
Panel : Author Panel : From Brain to Bookshelf
Panelists : Wende Dikec, John Gilstrap, Rick Ollerman, Bernard Schaffer and Jennifer Bort Yacovissi
Description : The author’s will share their journeys from brain to bookshelf.
Panel : The Retired Writer
Panelists : Sharon Campbell, Larry Matthews, Janet Ruck and Mark Willen
Description : Learn how other writers started a writing career in retirement.