Volkenannt will give a presentation on "Structuring Short Stories for Passion and Profit," and Turner, publisher of High Hill Press, will be part of a publishers' panel.
The conference is sponsored by the Columbia Chapter of the Missouri Writers Guild. The event will be held at:
The Unity Center
1600 West Broadway
Events kick off at 8:30 and end at 4 p.m.
Some other speakers are:
William Trowbridge, Missouri Poet Laureate and author
Dr. Edward Adelstein, anatomic and clinical pathologistBill Clark, columnist, Columbia Daily Tribune
Judy Stock, poet and writer
Linda Fisher, blogger, writer, and publisher, Mozark Press
And several others!
Registration fees are modest and late registration is available at the door. Fee includes choice of breakout sessions, participation in a First Page exercise, opportunities to interact with writers with similar interests, and lunch.
Hope to see you there!