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Master Classes

These sessions are intensive and are intended for more advanced writers. Please bring a writing project with you to work on and refer to. (extra fee)

9:00-11am

Point-of-View / Harrison Demchick
An in-depth POV workshop including the hazards of third-person omniscient.

9:00am-12:30pm

Pitch Perfect / Sheree Bykofsky
Agent Sheree Bykofsky will use participants’ query letters and elevator pitches to demonstrate the Do’s and Don’ts in the pitching world. If you would like your particular letter critiqued in the session, please send it ahead of time to hacker@hcplonline.org.

2-4:15pm

Editing / Susan Korman
A hand-on workshop that takes writers through a checklist of manuscript preparation and editing steps and allows time for polishing a few pages or identifying problem areas. Be prepared to share with the group.

2-4:15pm

Publishing Paths / Katherine Pickett
Indie publishing and traditional paths are fully explored with a goal to making a decision for your particular situation.