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Introducing the 2020 F Scott Fitzgerald Scholars.

Workshops October 3 

Morning Workshops 9:00-10:30 a.m.

Tara Campbell: "It's All About Us: Diversity in Speculative Fiction" (Fiction)

Margaret Talbot: "Making Memoir Matter" (Non-Fiction)

Mary Kay Zuravleff: "How Far Can One Word Take You?" (Fiction)

Afternoon Workshops 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Caroline Bock: "Exploring Home" (Fiction)






Tope Folarin: "Creating a Template for Success: On the Importance of Structuring Narratives" (Fiction)

E. Ethelbert Miller: "Writing the Memoir During a Period of Climate Change and Personal Transformation" (Non-Fiction)

Barbara Kingsolver's Master Class on writing

 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m 

Presentation of the F. Scott Fitzgerald Award for Outstanding Achievement in American Literature

Roberta S. Mandrekas

Acceptance and Reading by Barbara Kingsolver

Clint Smith's Keynote Talk  

1:00 - 1:30 p.m. 

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