Kick off the program at our our special pre-conference event featuring Ira Glass.
Have an opportunity to meet for 10 minutes with agents, editors, and publishers.
Improve your pitch and get critiqued on ideas, style, potential in the marketplace, and more during this educational and entertaining event. The winner receives an introduction to an agent or publisher appropriate for his/her book. Learn more.
Join a panel discussion with publishers.
Readings and Signings
Attend readings and signings with featured speakers, including Jane Smiley, Billy Collins, and Jez Lowe.
Read your original work to a live audience or simply come and listen.