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Houston Childrens Writers and Illustrators Conference

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Date

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - Sunday, April 19, 2015

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Location

Westin Houston Memorial City Hotel
945 Gessner Road at Memorial City Mall, Houston, Texas 77024

Admission Fees

See website for fees

Description

Join us for a weekend of information about the changing world of children’s writing and illustration.

Seven speakers, including award-winning author-illustrator Kelly Light, PLUS 2 agents, 3 editors and an art director will share their knowledge of current market trends, what is hot, what is not and what they really want to see next. All genres are represented from picture books, middle-grade to young adult.

One-on-one manuscript critique sessions are available with the speakers and local authors. Portfolio critiques and showcase.

Silent Auction of many prizes, including the Art Auction of original art and decorative items. Door prizes. Opportunities to network .

Contact Information

[email protected]

Website

http://houston.scbwi.org/2015-scbwi-houston-conference/

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