Edward Kelsey Moore will be participating in the first-ever Writer's Resource Conference this Saturday, May 9th, 2015. The day-long event is being presented by the Off Campus Writers' Workshop and will run from 9am to 3pm at Hackney's on Lake, in Glenview. During the morning there will be several panel discussions featuring authors, publishers and booksellers, and after an interval for lunch there will be break out sessions led by the panelists. The final event of the day will include a speech by special guest author Scott Turow. Each attendee will receive a free raffle ticket for the opportunity to win special prizes! Lunch can be purchased at Hackney’s (but is not included in the conference fee). Advance registration prices range from $25 to $65. Registration at the door will cost an additional $10.
For speaker bios, advance registration, and more info on the OCWW Writer's Conference -- click here! The Off Campus Writers' Workshop was established in 1946 and is the oldest continuously running writing workshop in the country!
On Thursday morning, March 12th, 2015 Edward Kelsey Moore will be in Winnetka, Illinois (north of Chicago) to present an in-depth workshop and discussion on Writing the Characters Around Us. This discussion will focus on translating personal experiences to the page. Using exercises and examples, the workshop will examine ways for writers to use real-life events to engage readers in both fiction and non-fiction.
Writing the Characters Around Us
Thursday, March 12th, 2015 ~ 9:30am - 12noon
Off Campus Writers' Workshop
Winnetka Community House ~ Winnetka, IL
Annual Membership Fee: $30 (optional)
Weekly Session Fees:
Nonmembers welcome, $15
No pre-registration necessary.
For address info, a map, and more ~ click here!
(Please note that copies of Mr. Moore's novel, The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat, will not be for sale on-site. Buy and bring your own copy if you'd like the author to autograph it.)
The Off Campus Writers' Workshop (OCWW) was established in 1946 and is the oldest continuously running writing workshop in the country. Each Thursday morning between September and May, their speakers address writers of all genres on topics ranging from craft to publishing options to the business of writing. Many of the speakers offer professional manuscript critiques for a nominal fee. Achieve your individual writing goals while enjoying the camaraderie of fellow writers. You do not need to be a Member of OCWW to attend these programs.
For more information about the Off Campus Writers ~ click here!