2018 Longleaf Conference Schedule

 

All Workshops, Seminars, and Readings are in Assembly Hall, Seaside Institute Academic Village, unless otherwise noted (you never know—sometimes faculty like classes on the beach)!

 

If you are a visitor and do not plan to pay for the full enrollment, please check our registration page for all a la carte offerings for seminars, dinners, bonfires, consultations, etc.

 

Sunday, May 13

Check-in begins 1pm until everyone is here.

Registration 1-4PM

5PM Welcome reception

 

Monday, May 14

9-9:45AM: Seminar, Agent Annie Hwang: Reading Between the Lines: What an Agent Looks for in a Query and Beyond

11AM-2PM: Agent Annie Hwang personal consultations (visit registration page to purchase and schedule)

 

Workshop meetings

10-11:30AM Matt Bondurant

11:45AM-1:15PM Jennine Capo-Crucet

1:30-3PM Van Khanna

3:15-4:45PM Beth Ann Fennelly

5-6PM Fellows Reading, Assembly Hall, reception following

 

Tuesday, May 15

9-9:45AM Seminar, Tom Franklin: Things to Do: Using Lists in Fiction Writing

11AM-2PM Agent Annie Hwang personal consultations (visit registration page to purchase and schedule)

 

Workshop meetings-

10-11:30AM Beth Ann Fennelly

11:45AM-1:15PM Van Khanna

1:30-3PM Jennine Capo-Crucet

3:15-4:45PM Matt Bondurant

5-6PM Visiting Writer Reading: Tom Franklin, The Rep Theatre, reception following. FREE to public!

 

Wednesday, May 16 (no workshops today)

9-9:45AM: Seminar, Van Khanna: Me, Myself, and I: Persona and Identity in Poetry

No Workshop: Reading/Exploration Day

9AM-1PM Fellows & Scholars – Writers in the Classroom

3:30-4:30PM Seminar: Jennine Capo Crucet, Generative Exercises: fiction, poetry, & CNF

5-6PM Sundog Bookstore Signing Event Free and open to the public!

7:30PM – Until Attendee Open-Mic

 

Thursday, May 17

9-9:45AM: Seminar, Jill McCorkle: Assembly Required: The Art of Revision

10:30AM-12:30PM Editor Sara Weiss personal consultations (visit registration page to purchase and schedule)

 

Workshop meetings-

10-11:30AM Van Khanna

11:45AM-1:15PM Beth Ann Fennelly

1:30-3PM Matt Bondurant

3:15-4:45PM Jennine Capo-Crucet

5-6PM Visiting Writer Reading: Jill McCorkle, Hibiscus Guest House, “Backyard of Love” Free and open to the public!

6-8PM Seafood Boil Event, Hibiscus Guest House, “Backyard of Love” $40/person Fundraising Event! registration page (visit to purchase)

 

Friday, May 18

9-9:45AM: Seminar, Sara Weiss: Art versus Commerce: How does an editor decide what to publish – and why?

10:30AM-1:30PM: Editor Eliza Borné Personal Consultations (visit registration page to purchase and schedule)

11AM-1PM: Editor Sara Weiss Consultations (visit registration page to purchase and schedule)

 

Workshop meetings-

10-11:30AM Jennine Capo-Crucet

11:45AM-1:15PM Van Khanna

1:30-3PM Beth Ann Fennelly

3:15-4:45PM Matt Bondurant

5-6PM Scholar Readings, Assembly Hall

6-7PM Director’s Dinner, Academic Village Patio

 

Saturday, May 19

9-9:45AM: Seminar: Eliza Borné: From Proposal to Publication: How to Pitch a Magazine Editor

10:30AM-12:30PM: Editor Sara Weiss Personal Consultations (visit registration page to purchase and schedule)

11AM-1:30PM: Editor Eliza Borné Personal Consultations (visit registration page to purchase and schedule)

 

Workshop meetings-

10-11:30AM Matt Bondurant

11:45AM-1:15PM Van Khanna

1:30-3PM Matt Bondurant

5-6PM Faculty Reading (Beth Ann, Van), Assembly Hall

7-8PM Bonfire on the Beach – End of Conference Party  $35/person Fundraising Event (visit registration page to purchase)

 

Sunday, May 20

11AM: All depart

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