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Nimrod Write Night 2017

October 20th, Tulsa Garden Center, 2435 S. Peoria Ave

6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Join us for Nimrod Write Night, the opening night for our Conference for Readers and Writers. Write Night features an Author Reception with all our guest authors and a special Author Chat and book signing with poet Jericho Brown, winner of the American Book Award and author of PLEASE and THE NEW TESTAMENT, and fiction writer Laura van den Berg, Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award finalist and author of FIND ME and THE ISLE OF YOUTH.

Author Reception (Light Bites and Cash Bar): 6:30-7:00 p.m.
Author Chat and Book Signing: 7:00-8:30 p.m.

The entire evening is FREE and open to the public and is presented in conjunction with Booksmart Tulsa.

Nimrod Conference for Readers and Writers

October 21st, The University of Tulsa’s Allen Chapman Activity Center, 440 S. Gary Ave.

9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Join us for an all-day writing conference with workshops in fiction, poetry, memoir, mystery, young adult fantasy, romance, and more, as well as a workshop on how to query literary agents and novel pitch critique sessions with a representative from Trident Media Group. The day also includes one-on-one editing sessions with the Nimrod board of editors, readings, and panel discussions.

Key guests include fiction writers Laura van den Berg, Keija Parssinen, Sandra Hunter, and Jessica Cavero, poets Jericho Brown, Mark Wagenaar, and Mary Moore, memoirist Sasha Martin, mystery writer Deborah Crombie, romance author Tessa Dare, young adult fantasy writer Tessa Gratton, and literary agent Alexa Stark.

Conference registration is $60 for full registration. Scholarships are also available, especially for students and teachers (scholarship registration: $10).

For more information and the complete schedule of events, visit our Conference page.

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