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2013 Backspace Writers Conference & Agent Author Day

Backspace

Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 8:00 AM - Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Backspace Writers Conference & Agent-Author Day, May 23rd - 25th
Thursday, May 23rd: Agent-Author Day Friday, May 24th: Two-track conference program Saturday, May 25th: Back-to-back craft workshops with bestselling author Jonathan Maberry in the morning and literary agent Donald Maass in the afternoon.
Ended $720.00 $0.00
Backspace Writers Conference and Agent-Author Day, May 23rd & 24th
Thursday, May 23rd: Agent-Author Seminar Friday, May 24th: Two-track conference program
Ended $580.00 $0.00
Ten Minutes, Ten Pages: One-on-One Editorial Critiques
YOU MUST BE REGISTERED FOR FRIDAY, MAY 24TH IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE Friday, May 24th: Pre-scheduled 10-minute one-on-one editorial critique sessions. These sessions will run concurrently with the conference program. Authors can book up to 2 sessions for $40 per session. Authors will be invited to bring the first ten pages of their manuscript to each “Ten Minutes, Ten Pages” one-on-one session they book.
Ended $40.00 $0.00
Backspace Writers Conference, May 24th & 25th
Friday, May 24th: Two-track conference program Saturday, May 25th: Back-to-back craft workshops with bestselling author Jonathan Maberry in the morning and literary agent Donald Maass in the afternoon.
Ended $525.00 $0.00
Backspace Agent-Author Day - May 23rd ONLY
Single-day registration (Thursday, May 23rd) Agent-Author Seminar, includes agent panels and small-group workshops with agents (query letters and opening pages).
Ended $325.00 $0.00
Single Day Registration: Friday May 24th
Backspace Writers Conference, Friday May 24th: Two-track conference program with literary agents, editors and authors. Includes keynote address, booksigning and cocktail reception.
Ended $275.00 $0.00
Single Day Registration: Saturday, May 25th
Backspace Writers Conference, Saturday May 25th Back-to-back craft workshops with bestselling author Jonathan Maberry in the morning and literary agent Donald Maass in the afternoon.
Ended $200.00 $0.00
The Art of the Logline: Selling Your Project with a Single Sentence (Thursday, May 23rd: 6:30 - 8:30pm)   more info Ended $45.00 $0.00
Extra Ticket: Cocktail Reception & Author Booksigning (open bar & hors d'oeuvres)   more info Ended $95.00 $0.00

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Agenda

 

THURSDAY, May 23 – Agent-Author Seminar

8:00 – 9:00 – Registration

9:00 – 10:00 – agent panel

10:00  - 12:30 – Small-Group Workshops (query letters)

12:30 – 2:00 – Lunch (on your own)

2:00 – 3:00 – agent panel

3:00 – 5:30 - Small-Group Workshops (opening 2 pages)

 

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

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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

Have questions about 2013 Backspace Writers Conference & Agent Author Day? Contact Backspace

When & Where


The Radisson Martinique on Broadway
49 West 32nd Street
New York, NY

Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 8:00 AM - Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 5:00 PM (EDT)


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Organizer

Backspace

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.

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