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11:05 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.
Mining History: A Story Seed Goldmine with Frances Susanne Brown, writer of both fiction and nonfiction and author of Maternal Threads, to be released in 2015. In this session, we will explore some roles history can play, enabling writers to create— and publish — unique pieces.
From “The Diving Board”– Characters Who Are Alive and Kicking Helen Peppe’s first memoir, Pigs Can’t Swim, will be out in February and will be named that month to the “Indie Next List”, compiled by independent booksellers nationwide. Her presentation will discuss the emotional and legal implications of writing about real people when family, class, race, and sex enter the story.