Session 3 - One Writer's Path and the Nuts and Bolts of Publishing

Date: Saturday, March 10th, 2007 Time: 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Speaker: Donna Jo Napoli

Napoli will describe how she became a writer?almost against her will. She will outline the pitfalls of her career as well as the sources of encouragement over the fourteen years it took her to sell her first story. She will also share what she considers to be the most important rule of writing and discuss the nuts and bolts of publishing in the U.S. including submitting manuscripts, agents, luck and how to improve it. A reading and Q and A will follow.

Note: You can attend all three sessions for the special price of 5000 yen (SCBWI members; 8500 yen for nonmembers).

RSVP: Reservations are required for these workshops. Contact to make your reservation.

Organization: The Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) Japan (SCBWI)

Cost: SCBWI Members: 2000 yen
Non-members: 3000 yen

Venue: Tokyo Women's Plaza, Conference Room 2

Location: Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan


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