One Writer’s Journey

May 14, 2015

Conferences and other Writing Events

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MissouriKim Piddington, the Missouri Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Regional Advisor, is always planning something new to benefit the writers and illustrators of Missouri.  Here are a few upcoming dates.  For more information on each as it comes available, check out the Missouri SCBWI calendar.

The 2015 Fall Conference will be held09/25/2015 – 09/26/2015 at Lindenwood University’s Spellman Center.  Speakers include author/illustrator EB Lewis, agents Brianne Johnson(Writers House) and Kirsten Hall (Catbird Agency), editors Connie Hsu (Roaring Brook ) and Kate Sullivan (Delacorte).

Retreat dates, for events to be held at Conception Abbey, are as follows:

  • June 10-12, 2016
  • September 16-18, 2016
  • April 28-30, 2017
  • September 15-17, 2017

No editors or other speakers have been lined up yet for the retreats but Kim has already sent out several e-mails and is hoping to have details soon.

Mark your calendars and get ready to learn something new about writing and illustrating for children.



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