Events

Local Writers Workshop

Saturday, August 17, 2019 | 9am-2:30pm | Marvin Auditorium Adults

Calling all writers! Our 6th annual workshop is for you, whether you're starting out or published. Topics include journaling, self-publishing, flash fiction, kid lit and more. Doors open at 8:30 for sign in and refreshments. Lunch on your own 12:30-1:30. In partnership with the Kansas Authors Club. Questions - writers@tscpl.org   Presentations will include:

Keynote – Huascar Medina, Poet Laureate of Kansas
Drawing from Personal Experiences
– Bryn Greenwood, bestselling author of All the Ugly and Wonderful Things
Using Twitter to Find Your Agent, Editor, and Community From Picture Books to Young Adult: Know Your Audience
– Jenn Bailey, editor and children’s author
Expression Through Lyricism
– Tony Silvestri, Grammy-winning composer and author
The Joy of Journaling
– Marcia Cebulska, award-winning playwright
Writing Flash Fiction
– Andy Farkas, professor of English at Washburn University
Small Press Publishing
– Jason Ryberg, editor in chief of Spartan Press

Audience: Adult