The Sci-Fi/Fantasy Writers Conference

Saturday ♦ June 9, 2017
8:30 am to 5:00 pm

7:30am Registration Opens
8:30am Introductions
  The Traditional Publisers   Versus    The Self-Publishers
10:00 AM Overview of Pitch Session Procedures
10:15am Shea Berkley – 5 Secrets to Keeping Your Readers Spellbound –    (TEWA Room 1)
10:30am  Pitch -Session 1  – Sabina Room 
10:30am Steps to Self Publishing – Robin Cutler from Ingram Spark  (1 hour) (TEWA Room 2)
11:30am Copyrights and Contracts for Writers – Sherri Burr (TEWA Room 1)
11:45am Is This Actually a Story?-    Melinda Snodgrass   (TEWA Room 2)
12:30pm  Pitch -Session 2 – Sabina Room
12:45pm Aesthetics of a Fabulous Book Cover – Fiona Jayde   (TEWA Room 1)
1pm Turning your RPG into a Publishable Book  – Kirt Hickman   (TEWA Room 2)
2pm Creating realistic Characters in Fantasy – R. J. Mirabal  (TEWA Room 1)
2:15pm Writing Sci-Fi Fast Enough to Stay Ahead of Reality – Eric Michael Craig  (TEWA Room 2)
3:15pm Jeffe Kennedy – Worldbuilding: Political Systems in Conflict  (TEWA Room 1)
3:30pm Scoring a Movie Adaptation  –  Zachry Wheeler  (TEWA Room 2)

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Conference Location
Speakers & Topics
Main Conference Page


If you have questions, please email SouthWest Writers or call the SWW office at 505-830-6034.


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