Carnegie: Word Wise 2011 with Sara Paretsky

05/14/2011 8:00 am
05/14/2011 3:00 pm

Carnegie:  Word Wise 2011 : a celebration of reading and writing, featuring Sara Paretsky!

Friday, May 13 and Saturday, May 14

Saturday workshops and luncheon:  ($35 workshops and luncheon, $40 after May 6.  $20 lunch only, $25 after May 6)

8:00-9:00 am : registration and continental breakfast

9:00-10:15 am : Workshop with Aaron Stander.  Getting started on your first crime book.  Aaron Stander will work with you to get your first draft started.  Bring your paper and pen, and be ready to work!

10:30-11:45 am : Workshop with Gail Griffin.  Writing True Crime.  Gail Griffin will address ethical issues in writing other people's most painful stories, aesthetic issues in writing about yourself as a character and person relationships as entry ways into the story.

Luncheon at the First United Methodist Church, 275 W. Michigan Ave., (across the street from Carnegie Library)

11:30 am - 12:30 pm  Book Sale and Signing

12:30 - 1:00 pm  Lunch with the authors

1:00-2:00 pm  Sara Paretsky, keynote speaker:  Trailing After Dickens:  Why I Write the Things I Do

2:00-3:00 pm  Book Sale and Signing