Wednesday, May 31, 2006

Black Writers Reunion & Conference 2006 Update

GROUP RATE DISCOUNT EXPIRES JUNE 14! RESERVE YOUR ROOM SOON!
Be sure to reserve your room at the Radisson before June 14, when the BWRC group rate discount expires! Call 800-333-3333 and request the BWRC group rate at the Northwest Highway location.

EDITOR CRITIQUES - DEADLINE: MAY 30
Critiquing services will made available by several publishing industry professionals with expertise in screenplays, nonfiction, literary poetry, book proposals, and all types of fiction including Christian juvenile and youth fiction as well as query letters and synopses. Material must be submitted by May 30. Mail submissions must be received no later than June 6, 2006. Visit http://www.blackwriters.org/extras.html for more information.

AGENT CRITIQUES - DEADLINE: JUNE 7
The agent critiques are perfect for those who feel their material is ready for submission and would professional feedback on their package (query letter, manuscript format, and overall presentation) before submitting it to an agent or editor. Visit http://www.blackwriters.org/extras.html for more information.

PUBLISHER PITCHES
Parker Publishing will be scheduling pitches from authors at the conference. Visit the conference website for more information. http://www.parker-publishing.com

EXHIBITOR BOOTHS AVAILABLE
Spots are currently available for sponsors and author exhibitors. Updated information has been posted on the conference website with special fees and information available for authors. Vendor booths are being assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. We have up to 80 author booths and 12 exhibitor booths. Visit for information about becoming a BWRC sponsor/exhibitor.

ADVERTISE WITH BWRC
Advertising opportunities are now available on the website and in the conference program. Visit for more information.

OPPORTUNITIES FOR PUBLISHERS AND AGENTS
Opportunities are still available for other agents, editors, and publishers to get involved with this event. Contact me ASAP if interested in participating.

STILL TO COME!
Friday night events, including the Open Mic Poetry Jam, reunion activities, and more!


Tia Shabazz
Conference Director
Black Writers Reunion & Conference
Dallas, TX - July 14-16, 2006
http://www.blackwriters.org
bwrc2006@blackwriters.org

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