6:30 – 8:30 – evening workshop: “The Art of the Logline: Selling Your Project with a Single Sentence” with Lane Shefter Bishop, Producer, Vast Entertainment (Please note: this session costs $45, and is not included in your conference registration. You do NOT need to be registered for the conference to attend this event.)
FRIDAY, May 24
Program details to come
SATURDAY, May 25
Morning workshop: 3-Part Symposium with New York Times bestselling author Jonathan Maberry
· Writing Fight and Action Scenes · Writing Across Genre Lines · Making a Living as a Writer
Afternoon workshop: Writing 21st Century Fiction with literary agent Donald Maass
Backspace (www.bksp.org) is an online writers organization with over 1,400 members in a dozen countries. A third of our members are agented and published, and include a dozen New York Times bestselling authors. Members’ books have been nominated for and/or won prestigious awards: Quills, Edgars, Anthonys, Lambdas, the Carl Sandburg Literary Award, John Sargent Jr. First Novel Prize, and Booksense’s ‘Book of the Year,’ to name just a few.