Workshops

Workshop Day Time Location Instructor Starts
weekly
4-Week: Reading as a Writer--Adventure Novels Monday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM RM. 301 (The Attic) Arvin, MFA 03/30/2015
8 Week: Playwriting Workshop Saturday 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM RM. 202 (John Steinbeck Room) Dodd 04/04/2015
4-Week Spark and Re-spark: A Creative Writing Refresh for the Hesitant, the Hopeful, the Stalled, the Drifty (April) Saturday 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) Hope 04/04/2015
8-Week: Writing Noir Fiction Monday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) Whitmer, MA 04/06/2015
4-Week Writing 101: Gotta Start Somewhere (April) Monday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM RM. 103 (Dining Room) Sawyer, MA 04/20/2015
4-Week Travel Writing: Stories from the Road Tuesday 4:00 to 6:00 PM RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) Wetzler, MS 04/21/2015
4-Week: The Mindful Writer Tuesday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM RM. 301 (The Attic) Michas-Martin, MFA 04/21/2015
4-Week: Reading as a Writer--King Lear Wednesday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Cotter, MA 04/22/2015
4-Week: Psychology & Fiction--Character Development Intensive Thursday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM RM. 301 (The Attic) Loren, MA 04/23/2015
4-Week Query Letter Bootcamp Thursday 4:00 to 6:00 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Hodapp 04/23/2015
4-Week: Novel Bootcamp IV--Your Novel's Voice Wednesday 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM RM. 301 (The Attic) Henderson, MA 04/29/2015
4-Week Spark and Re-spark: A Creative Writing Refresh for the Hesitant, the Hopeful, the Stalled, the Drifty (May) Saturday 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) Hope 05/02/2015
retreats
Grand Lake Retreat: Workshops Only Sunday N/A Shadowcliff Lodge TBA 07/12/2015
Grand Lake Retreat: Double Room Reservation Sunday N/A Shadowcliff Lodge TBA 07/12/2015
Grand Lake Retreat: Triple Room Reservation Sunday N/A Shadowcliff Lodge TBA 07/12/2015
Grand Lake Retreat: Meals Only Option Sunday N/A Shadowcliff Lodge TBA 07/12/2015
one day intensives
Weekend Intensive: Scrivener Superuser--A Software Bootcamp Saturday 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM RM. 301 (The Attic) Springer 04/11/2015
How Do You Create Suspense? I'll Tell You Later. Friday 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Percy, MFA 04/17/2015
Memory to Memoir Saturday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Hampsey, PhD 04/25/2015
Weekend Intensive: The Dreaded Heroic Line Friday 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM RM. 301 (The Attic) Rothman, PhD 05/01/2015
Ekphrasis: Turning Art into Words and Words into Art Tuesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Morrissey 05/05/2015
Living It Down in Sin City: Setting as Character Thursday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) McBride 05/07/2015
Children's Picture Books: How to Begin Saturday 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Vega 05/09/2015
Weekend Intensive: Reading as a Writer--Major Jackson, Meet Gwendolyn Brooks. An Exploration of Form & Poetic Legacy Friday 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM RM. 301 (The Attic) Wagner, MFA 05/15/2015
online workshops
8-Week: Online Intro to Writing the Novel Monday N/A Online Milbrodt, MFA, MA 03/30/2015
8-Week: Online Intro to Creative Nonfiction Monday N/A Online Milbrodt, MFA, MA 03/30/2015
8 Week: Online Advanced Fiction Workshop Monday N/A Online Wortman, MFA 03/30/2015
8-Week: Online Breaking Out--Trying On Transformational Forms Monday N/A Online Cotter, MA 03/30/2015
8-Week: Online Intermediate/Advanced Memoir and Personal Essay Monday N/A Online Barish, MSJ 03/30/2015
8-Week: Online Intermediate Fiction Monday N/A Online Merkner, MFA, PhD 03/30/2015
8 Week: Online Poetry Workshop Monday N/A Online Denrow, PhD 03/30/2015
Youth
Young Authors Collective: Spring Semester Friday 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Nix, MFA 02/06/2015
Steele Elementary: Building Character--Hero Storytelling Tuesday 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM Steele Elementary Tyson 02/17/2015
Craft Seminar: Make a Code, Break a Code Monday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Green, PhD 03/30/2015
Craft Seminar: Comic Book Writing Workshop Tuesday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Kullberg, MFA 03/31/2015
Craft Seminar: Build a World, Then Write! Wednesday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM RM. 103 (Dining Room) Miller 04/01/2015
Craft Seminar: Short Story Basics Thursday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Weaver, MFA 04/02/2015
Craft Seminar: The Memoir Grab Bag Friday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM RM. 202 (John Steinbeck Room) Lopez Lee 04/03/2015
Craft Seminar: Talking the Talk--How to Write Dialogue That Actually Works Monday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Bobotis, Ph.D. 04/13/2015
4-Week: Build Your Best Short Story Thursday 4:00 to 6:00 PM RM. 103 (Dining Room) Bobotis, Ph.D. 04/23/2015
4-Week: Game on! Spring Training for Young Writers Thursday 4:00 to 6:00 PM RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) Taylor-Whitehorn 04/23/2015
4 Week: Serialized You--Memoir in Linked Essays & Blog Posts Thursday 4:00 to 6:00 PM RM. 202 (John Steinbeck Room) Long 04/23/2015
Craft Seminar: Grow Your Own Sonnet--No Fertilizer Needed! Tuesday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM RM. 103 (Dining Room) Kottke 05/26/2015
Craft Seminar: Make Characters Suffer, without Death or Zombies Tuesday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Lopez Lee 05/26/2015
Lit Fest Youth Tent Camp: The Land of Lyrics--Songs and Songcraft Monday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Ruggles 06/08/2015
Lit Fest Youth Tent Camp: Say It Proud--Performance Prose, Poetry, and Lyricism Monday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Speaks 06/08/2015
Elementary School Young Writers Program Summer Camp Monday 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) O'Connor, MFA 07/20/2015
Middle School Young Writers Program Summer Camp Monday 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) O'Connor, MFA 07/27/2015
High School Young Writers Program Summer Camp Monday 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) O'Connor, MFA 08/03/2015
LitFest
Gold Festival Pass Friday Times Vary Lighthouse (room TBA) TBA 06/05/2015
Almond Gold Festival Pass Friday Times Vary Lighthouse (room TBA) TBA 06/05/2015
Full-Access Business Pass Friday Times Vary Lighthouse (room TBA) TBA 06/05/2015
Silver Festival Pass Friday Times Vary Lighthouse (room TBA) TBA 06/05/2015
Bronze Festival Pass Friday Times Vary Lighthouse (room TBA) TBA 06/05/2015
Glitterati Pass Friday Times Vary Lighthouse (room TBA) TBA 06/05/2015
Business Panel Pass Friday Times Vary Lighthouse (room TBA) TBA 06/05/2015
Craft Seminar Five-Pack Friday Times Vary Lighthouse (room TBA) TBA 06/05/2015
Lit Fest Kickoff Party Friday 6:00 to 9:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) TBA 06/05/2015
Juried Workshop: Advanced Short Prose--Tame Your Inner Critic Saturday 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Almond, MFA 06/06/2015
Two-Weekend Intensive: Plot Structure Clinic--The Hero/Antihero's Journey Saturday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Krouse, MA 06/06/2015
Two-Weekend Intensive: Reading as a Writer--The Poetry of Kay Ryan and Ron Padgett Saturday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Brehm, MFA 06/06/2015
One-Weekend Intensive: Spiritual Autobiography Saturday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Barber, MFA 06/06/2015
One-Weekend Intensive: Lyric Flash Saturday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Ransick, MA, MA 06/06/2015
One-Weekend Intensive: Reading as a Writer--John Williams' Stoner Saturday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Almond, MFA 06/06/2015
One-Weekend Intensive: Writing Through the Eyes of a Child Saturday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) McNeely, MFA 06/06/2015
Salon: A Writer's Pedigree--Myth or Reality? Saturday 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM Lighthouse Writers Workshop Instructors 06/06/2015
Juried Workshop: Advanced Novel & Prose--the Long Narrative Sunday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Dubus III 06/07/2015
Juried Workshop: Advanced Poetry--Searching for Subjects--Why Should Anyone Read This? Monday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Jackson 06/08/2015
Juried Workshop: Advanced Short Fiction--A Nontraditional Workshop Monday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Black, MFA 06/08/2015
Weeklong Intensive: The Source of Stories: Writing from Experience Monday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Morris 06/08/2015
Lessons Learned: On Being a Writer Monday 2:00 to 4:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Black, MFA 06/08/2015
The Art of Literary Submission Monday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Shank 06/08/2015
Measuring Voice Monday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Ransick, MA, MA 06/08/2015
Writing Nonfiction for Teens and Young Adults Monday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Hanley 06/08/2015
You Can Always Go Darker Monday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Whitmer, MA 06/08/2015
Writing Formal Poetry without Sounding Square Monday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Jackson 06/08/2015
Dialogue to Make Mike Tyson Blush Monday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Whitmer, MA 06/08/2015
Eureka! Finding Your Epiphany Monday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Younger, MFA 06/08/2015
Le Domaine Perdu Monday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Rea, MFA 06/08/2015
Why the Rules Don't Matter Monday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Acevedo 06/08/2015
Salon: Please, Sir, I Want Some More--On Failure and Rejection Monday 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM Lighthouse Writers Workshop Instructors 06/08/2015
Brown-Bag Business Panel: What You Absolutely Must Know--Literary Editors Tell All Monday 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Instructors 06/08/2015
Not All About Me: Avoiding the Pitfalls of Confessional Writing Tuesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Jackson 06/09/2015
Honing Your Intuition Tuesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Caudron, MFA 06/09/2015
Lessons in Fiction from Disobedient Masters Tuesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Shank 06/09/2015
Secrets of Character (and Plot) Tuesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Younger, MFA 06/09/2015
The Story of Building a Story: Word, Line, Voice, Structure Tuesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Loren, MA 06/09/2015
Writers and Wanderers: Advice for Journeys and Journals Tuesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Morris 06/09/2015
Hitchcock and the Craft of Storytelling, Part I: Suspense Tuesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Philippe, MFA 06/09/2015
Make Me Cry: Crafty Ways of Evoking Emotion Tuesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Caudron, MFA 06/09/2015
Mighty Microstructure for Your Book Tuesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Shank 06/09/2015
Situation and Story Tuesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Younger, MFA 06/09/2015
Brown-Bag Business Panel: Small Press, Big Press, No Press Tuesday 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Instructors 06/09/2015
To Bore or Not to Bore: Managing the Physical World Wednesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Black, MFA 06/10/2015
Hitchcock and the Craft of Storytelling, Part II: Structure Wednesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Philippe, MFA 06/10/2015
Mooching from Munro Wednesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Rea, MFA 06/10/2015
Poetic Closure Wednesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Brehm, MFA 06/10/2015
The Story Only You Can Tell Wednesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Caudron, MFA 06/10/2015
Four Horses to Pull Your Poems Wednesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Ransick, MA, MA 06/10/2015
Mining for Memory Wednesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Caudron, MFA 06/10/2015
True Lies: Writing Honest Fiction Wednesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Wortman, MFA 06/10/2015
Welcome to My World: Where Interior and Exterior Landscapes Merge Wednesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Pritchett, PhD 06/10/2015
Whose Point of View? Wednesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Krouse, MA 06/10/2015
Harness the World: Works in Translation That Will Transform Your Writing Wednesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Berg, PhD 06/10/2015
Salon: Get Lost! On Bewilderment as Poetics and Practice Wednesday 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM Lighthouse Writers Workshop Instructors 06/10/2015
Brown-Bag Business Panel: The Writer as Performer--Readings, Interviews, and Other Scary Stuff Wednesday 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Instructors 06/10/2015
Blogs, Columns, and Opinions: Rock the Short Essay Thursday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Lindner 06/11/2015
Memoir for Fiction Writers Thursday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Berg, PhD 06/11/2015
Plot Workout Thursday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Hanley 06/11/2015
Making It Real: How to Bring Your Writing to Life Thursday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Fox 06/11/2015
Imagining It vs. Making It Up: Creating Authenticity Thursday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Dubus III 06/11/2015
Art of the Book Review Thursday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Rothman, PhD 06/11/2015
Endings: Cracking the Code Thursday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Rea, MFA 06/11/2015
Muse in the Museum: Writing and Visual Art Thursday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Michas-Martin, MFA 06/11/2015
Poets in Translation: Paul Celan and Anna Akhmatova Thursday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Wagner, MFA 06/11/2015
Back to Basics: Writing the Personal Essay Thursday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Pritchett, PhD 06/11/2015
Brown-Bag Business Panel: A Perfect Pairing--The Author-Agent Relationship Thursday 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Instructors 06/11/2015
Business Seminar: Out of the Slush Pile and Onto the Page Thursday 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Instructors 06/11/2015
Recreating Dialogue in Memoir and Nonfiction Friday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Caudron, MFA 06/12/2015
Steamy Scenes Friday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Ruocco, MFA, PhD 06/12/2015
The Mini Confession Friday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Lindner 06/12/2015
Your Writing Groove: Cultivating Your Environment, Rituals, and Routines Friday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Kurtz, MA 06/12/2015
Art of the Travel Essay Friday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Wetzler, MS 06/12/2015
Beat Sheets: How to Manage Dramatic Arc Friday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Acevedo 06/12/2015
Fiction for Poets Friday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Tucker, PhD 06/12/2015
Finding Your Voice Friday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Caudron, MFA 06/12/2015
Who Are You? Stepping into Your Writer's Identity Friday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Kurtz, MA 06/12/2015
Brown-Bag Business Panel: Inspiring Debut--Signing and Selling First-Time Authors Friday 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Instructors 06/12/2015
Business Seminar: Story Blast! Friday 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Instructors 06/12/2015
One-Weekend Intensive: Your Personal Imprint--Voice and Vision Saturday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Henderson, MA 06/13/2015
One-Weekend Intensive: Reading as a Writer--Romeo and Juliet Saturday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Rothman, PhD 06/13/2015
One-Weekend Intensive: From Start to Finish--How to Begin and End Your Story Saturday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Sasson, MA 06/13/2015
One-Weekend Intensive: The Whole Shebang--Book-Length Considerations Saturday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Pritchett, PhD 06/13/2015
One-Weekend Intensive: Reading as a Writer--Howl at 60 Saturday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Froude, MFA, PhD 06/13/2015
One-Weekend Intensive: Order Up--Arranging Your Collection Saturday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Tucker, PhD 06/13/2015
One-Weekend Intensive: Saggy Middles Saturday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Brown 06/13/2015
Salon: Lighthouse Goes Psycho--A Night at the Movies Saturday 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM Lighthouse Writers Workshop Philippe, MFA 06/13/2015
Juried Workshop: Advanced Memoir--The Fearless Story Monday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Rapp, MFA 06/15/2015
Juried Workshop: Advanced Poetry--Digging Deeper Monday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Addonizio, MA 06/15/2015
Juried Workshop: Advanced Novel--An Intimate Distance Monday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Johnson, MFA 06/15/2015
Juried Workshop: Advanced Essay & Memoir--The Editor's Office Monday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Daum 06/15/2015
Juried Workshop: Advanced Screenwriting--It's Getting Real Y'all! Monday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Ribon 06/15/2015
Microsurgery: Revising Your Poems Monday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Addonizio, MA 06/15/2015
Putting Blood on the Page Monday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Whitmer, MA 06/15/2015
Building Your Web Presence Monday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Shank 06/15/2015
Designing a Writing Practice Monday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Brown 06/15/2015
Fragments of our Imagination Monday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Tucker, PhD 06/15/2015
Say It Like You Mean It Monday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Rothman, PhD 06/15/2015
The Novel Plan Monday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Johnson, MFA 06/15/2015
Freelance Writing: Getting Started and Building your Career Monday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Shank 06/15/2015
Mapping Territory: Organizing Your Poetry Manuscript Monday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Marcum, MFA 06/15/2015
Poetry for Fiction Writers Monday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Tucker, PhD 06/15/2015
Dialogue Matters: Overview and Practice Monday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Sasson, MA 06/15/2015
Salon: The Essence of Darkness Monday 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM Lighthouse Writers Workshop Instructors 06/15/2015
Brown-Bag Business Panel: I Want to Be a Debut Writer Monday 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Instructors 06/15/2015
The Art (And Commerce) of the Opinion Tuesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Daum 06/16/2015
Plotting for Pantsers Tuesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Brown 06/16/2015
Shouts and Murmurs Tuesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Shank 06/16/2015
Creating Emotion and Avoiding Melodrama Tuesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Younger, MFA 06/16/2015
Breaking the Chains of Autobiography Tuesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Chuculate, MFA 06/16/2015
Great Openings for Poets and Prose Writers Tuesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Addonizio, MA 06/16/2015
Flaming Characters Tuesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Brown 06/16/2015
Live Wire: Walking the Tension Line Tuesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Tucker, PhD 06/16/2015
Managing Time in Stories Tuesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Younger, MFA 06/16/2015
Brown-Bag Business Panel: Lit Mags to Launch Careers Tuesday 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Instructors 06/16/2015
Pitch Perfect Wednesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Ribon 06/17/2015
Salon: Fiction vs. Film Smack Down! Wednesday 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM Lighthouse Writers Workshop Instructors 06/17/2015
What's It About? Developing Children's Book Summaries Wednesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Vega 06/17/2015
Kicking it Old School Wednesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Rothman, PhD 06/17/2015
Writing the One Act Play Wednesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Dodd 06/17/2015
So What? Making Memoir Matter Wednesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Daum 06/17/2015
Dwarf Frogs to Donkeys: Creating Compelling Titles Wednesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Marcum, MFA 06/17/2015
Shut Up and Tell Me You Love Me: Dialogue Dos and Don'ts Wednesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Krouse, MA 06/17/2015
Savvy Sentences: How to Mean More than You Say Wednesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Michas-Martin, MFA 06/17/2015
Unpacking the Vault Wednesday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Froude, MFA, PhD 06/17/2015
Brown-Bag Business Panel: Agent Crib Sheet--Sifting Through Choices, Breaking Through Slush Piles Wednesday 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Instructors 06/17/2015
The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Antiheroes in Narrative Wednesday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Krouse, MA 06/17/2015
Sum of Parts: The Essence of Story Thursday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Johnson, MFA 06/18/2015
The Magic of Metaphor Thursday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Brehm, MFA 06/18/2015
Creating a Scene Thursday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Younger, MFA 06/18/2015
Writing Rhymes in Children's Picture Books Thursday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Vega 06/18/2015
Voices Carry: Finding Your Characters' Authentic Words Thursday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Kurtz, MA 06/18/2015
Mythic Yoga Thursday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Solis 06/18/2015
Playing with the Shapes of Fiction (and Nonfiction) Thursday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Younger, MFA 06/18/2015
Can't Get You Out of My Head: Writing Interior Monologue Thursday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Kurtz, MA 06/18/2015
Conflict, Conflict Everywhere! Thursday 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Sinclair, MFA 06/18/2015
Brown-Bag Business Panel: The Changing Landscape of Publishing Thursday 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Instructors 06/18/2015
Lit Fest Closing Party Friday 6:00 to 9:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) TBA 06/19/2015
Top Five Tips For Young Adult Novelists Friday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Hanley 06/19/2015
Bad Guys, Big Hearts Friday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Whitmer, MA 06/19/2015
Making Your Characters Work Friday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Arvin, MFA 06/19/2015
Form and Function of the Screenplay Friday 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) Catlin 06/19/2015
Business Seminar: Agent for the Day--A Real-Time Query Letter Clinic Friday 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM RM. 001 (The Grotto) Instructors 06/19/2015
special events
Poker Party Tickets 2015 Saturday 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) TBA 05/02/2015
Poker Party Table Sponsor 2015 Saturday 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM Lighthouse (room TBA) TBA 05/02/2015