OKLAHOMA SOCIETY OF BOOK WRITERS AND ILLUSTRATORS
“Ignite the Spark”
MARCH 28, 2015
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Crowne Plaza Hotel– Tulsa Southern Hills
7902 S. Lewis Ave., Tulsa, OK 74136
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Please note that editors from houses open only to agented submissions will accept manuscripts from our attendees on a limited basis.
CRITIQUES AND PITCHES: A limited number of pitches, manuscript critiques, and portfolio critiques may be purchased for an additional cost.
Manuscripts Critiques: A limited number of writers will receive a written critique from an editor or agent. Manuscripts of ten pages or less are sent in advance and written critiques will be returned at the end of the conference.
Pitches: The first fifteen people who register and sign up for a pitch will have a private ten- minute agent session. Be prepared to have a conversation based on a forty-word pitch. Pitches are Full and CLOSED.
Critiques are Full and CLOSED.
Portfolio Critiques: CLOSED – Kristine Brogno (Chronicle Books) will do twelve paid art critiques during the conference.
After viewing portfolios, Rachel Orr, agent with Prospect Agency, will choose one or two illustrators with whom she would like to meet face-to-face. Illustrators do not have to pay for a critique to display their portfolios.
CONFERENCE PAYMENTS: Those paying by check may pay in full or in two parts. The first half is due on registration. Second half must be paid by March 15th.
|Art Portfolio Critique||$40.|
REFUNDS: No refunds for registration after March 1st. No refunds at all for registrations that include critiques or pitches.
HOTEL INFORMATION: A room rate of $89.00 for two people may be secured directly with the hotel until March 25th by asking for the SCBWI rate. Call 918-492-5000. This DOES NOT include breakfast.
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