16 April 2011

Women’s Words Writers Workshop (Massachusetts)

Post date: 16 April 2011
Date: 30 April 2011

Women Authors of New England brings together a host of talented regional and local writers who have the know-how to help you get your writing published, whether it’s a book, review, magazine article or poetry. At this workshop aspiring authors will receive tips to improve their writing technique and learn the secrets to getting published. This one-day program will help connect you to the local writers, journalists, authors, and poets that have made it happen!

Workshop Details

Saturday, April 30, 2011
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Rm. 115, Kinnicutt Hall,
Salisbury Laboratories, WPI
$55 per adult / $25 per student
Register at

Get Published, Make it Happen!
  • 8:00 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
  • 8:30 a.m. Welcome & Opening Comments - Jim Dempsey, Literary Studies Administrator, WPI
  • 8:45 a.m. Session 1 - Track A Children’s Literature, Track B Nonfiction
  • 9:45 a.m. Session 2 - Track A Memoir, Track B Fiction
  • 10:45 a.m. Break
  • 11:00 a.m. Session 3 - Track A Poetry, Track B Journalism
  • 12:00 p.m. Lunch with Speaker
  • 1:00 p.m. Writing Workshops - Choose from Poetry, Nonfiction or Fiction
  • 2:30 p.m. Getting Published - Publisher Resources Panel
  • 3:45 p.m. Closing Remarks -
Followed by book signing.

With Guest Writers: Noah Bombard, Mary Bonina, Jan Brogan, Lora Brueck, Tom Campbell,
Kimberly Newton Fusco, Claire Mowbray Golding, Janice Harvey, Judith Jaeger, April Jones,
Ginger Navickas, Susan Rako, Eve Rifkah, Lynne Riley, S.J. Wolfe, Trish Wooldridge

This event is one of three events hosted by the Women Authors of New England during Women’s Words Week. Net proceeds will benefit the YWCA’s domestic violence services. Please visit www.ywcacentralmass.org for more information.

Contact Information:

Website: http://www.ywcacentralmass.org/
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