Secluded: A Virtual Writing Conference

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Secluded: A Virtual Writing Conference is delivered entirely online. Dip in and watch the specific talks you are interested, and watch the replays of ones you miss!
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4 days
50 authors
9 categories
Course Community-Building in the Time of Coronavirus: Best Practices for How to Prep Your (Probably Online) Fall Course to Maximize Student Engagement & Retention During the Uncertainty and Isolation 30 June 2020, 09:00 PM
Elise McKenna, Leslie Salas & Danita
Conference Welcome and Kickoff 30 June 2020, 01:30 PM
Dawn Manning, Jeni Wallace & Daniel Wallace
Readings by University of New Orleans Poets, celebrating the publication of On A Wednesday Night: Poems from the Creative Writing Workshop at the University of New Orleans (Kay Murphy, Editor) 02 July 2020, 09:00 PM
Gina Ferrara, Jeff Grieneisen, Nathaniel Kostar, Dawn Manning, Kay Murphy, Sarah Rae & Tara Waudby
The American Experience Through Poems in Quarantine 02 July 2020, 06:00 PM
Jesse Fowler & Edward Wells

Fiction, Poetry, Non-fiction, Craft Talks, Publishing, Pedagogy, and more...

Despite the quarantine our writers, teachers, and readers are finding new ways to connect, collaborate, and create.

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Creative Readings
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The Business of Publishing
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Pedagogy
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Craft Talks
The Business of Writing, and Writing as a Business

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