2012 Gathering of Writers

Join us on Saturday, November 10th  from 10:00 am to 5:30 pm when Indiana's best established and emerging writers will meet at the Indiana Landmarks Center for a full day of Classes on the writing craft, featuring keynote Allison Joseph.  Award-winning authors from around the state will share their expertise and discuss their experiences as working writers. Don't miss it!

2012 Schedule

9:30 - 10:00 am        Registration and check-in

10:00 am                  Keynote speech: Allison Joseph "The Writer as Muse in the Digital Age." 
                                 Cook Theater

11:00 - 12:15            Writing Effective Openings (Fiction), Melissa Fraterrigo. Cook Theater

                                 Jazz and the Poetic Riff: Writing Toward Understanding (Poetry),
                                 Mitchell Douglas. Mezzanine

                                 The Sum of Its Parts (Nonfiction), Terry Kirts. Gallery

12:30 - 1:15              Lunch - Box lunch provided. Cook Theater. 

1:30 - 2:45                Plotting and Structure in the Novel (Fiction), Ben Winters. Gallery

                                 Writing Home (Poetry), Daniel Bowman. Morrow Board Room

                                 Mining Memory (Nonfiction), Jean Harper. Mezzanine

3:00 - 4:15                X Marks the Spot (Fiction), Sarah Layden. Morrow Board Room

                                 The Sacred Object (Poetry), Dana Roeser. Gallery. 

                                 Researching and Writing Your Nonfiction Book (Nonfiction), Nancy Baxter.

4:30                          Laura Baich: Three Keys to Marketing Your Book Digitally. Cook Theater

Thank you to our 2012 Sponsors:

© Indiana Writers Center 2012