REGISTRATION FORM

NAME

ADDRESS

CITY/STATE/ZIP

PHONE

EMAIL

___ I wish to register for the Nimrod Conference for Readers and Writers on Saturday, October 21st, 9:30 a.m-4:30 p.m., Allen Chapman Student Union, TU, 440 S. Gary.

_____ x $60 (regular registration) = $ _____

_____ x $10 (scholarship applicants) = $ _____

Make checks payable to:

Nimrod International Journal

800 S. Tucker Dr.

Tulsa, OK 74104

Online registration is also available at nimrodjournal.submittable.com/submit.

Full and partial scholarships are available, particularly for students. For scholarship information, call 918-631-3080 or email nimrod@utulsa.edu.

Early registration helps to assure your first selection of sessions. Professional development credit is available for Tulsa Public Schools teachers.

Conference Schedule and Registration Form: Saturday, October 21 st, 2017

Concurrent Sessions : Please indicate your first and second choices for concurrent sessions . Each registrant may attend only one panel discussion, one morning session, and one afternoon session. Early registration will help to assure your first choice.

Concurrent Panels (Please indicate your first and second choices.)

10:00-10:40 a.m.

___ Digging In: Writing Through the Hard Parts

___ Editing and Publishing: Q&A

Masterclasses—Concurrent Sessions (Please indicate your first and second choices.)

10:45 a.m.-12:00 noon

Morning Masterclasses:

___ Hands-on One-on-One Editing Workshops I

___I have included a sample of my writing (2-3 pages of poetry or 4-5 pages of prose) for pre-review by my editor. Materials must be received by October 14th.

___ Jumpstart Your Engines: Poetry Workshop — Jericho Brown

___ The Blazing Thing: On Imagination in Fiction — Laura van den Berg

___ Storyboarding Your Mystery Novel — Deborah Crombie

___ First Time for Everything: Romance and More — Tessa Dare

___ The Straight Scoop: Querying Literary Agents — Alexa Stark

1:35-2:50 p.m. (Please indicate your first and second choices.)

Afternoon Masterclasses:

___ Painting/Tainting the Poem: Reimagining Poems About Art — Mary Moore and Mark Wagenaar

___ The Art of Revision in Fiction — Keija Parssinen

___ Writing Dialogue: Shape and Character Revelation — Jessica Cavero and Sandra Hunter

___ Worldbuilding: The Pyramid Approach — Tessa Gratton

___ Bite-Size Memoir — Sasha Martin

___ Novel Pitch Critique Sessions — Alexa Stark

3:00-4:00 p.m.**

___ Hands-on One-on-One Editing Workshops II

___I have included a sample of my writing (2-3 pages of poetry or 4-5 pages of prose) for pre-review by my editor. Materials must be received by October 14th.

**Readings by invited guests will also take place from 3:00-4:00 p.m. and are open to all Conference attendees. Book signings by our invited guests will take place from 4:00-4:30 p.m.

Registrants may attend one morning panel discussion, one morning masterclass, and one afternoon masterclass, as well as the entire reading from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. and the book signing afterward. Afternoon one-on-one editing participants may move from their sessions to the Invitational Readings as time permits.

Saturday Conference passes include workshops, panel discussions, readings, one-on-one editing sessions, pitch sessions, and lunch, which includes vegetarian options.

Email: nimrod@utulsa.edu

Website: www.utulsa.edu/nimrod

Online Registration: nimrodjournal.submittable.com/submit

Call: (918) 631-3080

Full and partial scholarships are available, particularly for students. For scholarship information, email nimrod@utulsa.edu or call (918) 631-3080.

Professional development credit is available for Tulsa Public Schools teachers.

Please note that some classes will take place in an adjacent building. If you require special assistance to reach classes outside the main building, please contact Nimrod prior to the Conference to make arrangements. Those registering at Late Registration, please speak to a staff member at the time of your arrival.

The University of Tulsa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution. For EEO/AA information, contact the Office of Legal Compliance at (918) 631-2423; for disability accommodations, contact Tawny Taylor at (918) 631-2334.