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Panels

Day 1
16 Feb 2017
Day 2
17 Feb 2017
Day 3
19 Feb 2017

PANEL 205, WITH NAOMI KLEIN
Incorporating a Message in your Piece: Explicit or Implicit

We’re excited to announce our newest addition to the 2017 San Miguel Writers’ Conference, a panel featuring Naomi Klein. On February 16, 2017 at 9:00 AM we will be presenting “Incorporating a Message in your Piece: Explicit or Implicit.” The panel will be moderated by Jay Vogt and include Naomi...
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Naomi Klein
Naomi Klein
Tawni Waters
Tawni Waters
Iraj Isaac Rahmim
Iraj Isaac Rahmim
Judyth Hill
Judyth Hill
Jay Vogt
Jay Vogt

PANEL 305
Special Challenges of Memoir Writing

How does memoir differ from fiction and from other types of non-fiction? How do these differences affect what you will write? Do all the facts have to be exactly accurate? What if you want to write about something you don’t remember? How can you manage family members who might take...
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Kenneth Woodward
Kenneth Woodward
Jamie Brickhouse
Jamie Brickhouse
Marian Botsford Fraser
Marian Botsford Fraser
Jay Vogt
Jay Vogt
Gail Sheehy

PANEL 410
Do You Need an Agent and How to Connect with One

The variety of options for getting your book published these days can be dizzying. Is the tried-and-true method of connecting with an agent who will sell your book to a traditional publisher — and then shepherd it through all the next steps — the right path for you? How and when can...
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Katharine Sands
Katharine Sands
Anna Knutson Geller
Anna Geller
Marilyn Allen
Marilyn Allen
Bonnie Nadell
Bonnie Nadell
Jay Vogt
Jay Vogt
April Eberhardt
April Eberhardt

PANEL 710
Strategies for Publishing Your Work in Literary Journals

When editors comb through the so-called slush pile of submissions to their magazine, what are they looking for? What makes a poem or story or essay stand out? What makes it publishable? In this roundtable panel, four editors of the Kenyon Review will discuss strategies for submitting your work to...
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Katharine Weber
Katharine Weber
Sergei Lobanov-Rostovsky
Sergei Lobanov-Rostovsky
Janet McAdams
Janet McAdams
David Lynn
David Lynn