Boise SCBWI Conference, April 20-21

06 Apr

SCBWI Idaho, Annual Writing Conference April 20–21, 2012
Read, wRite, and Revise
A conference for readers, writers, teachers, and librarians of children’s literature

Speakers include:
Literary agent Kate Schafer Testerman
BSU Literacy Department educators Sherry Dismuke and Susan Martin
Established authors Alane Ferguson, Gloria Skurzynski, and Matthew Kirby
Debut authors Kate Kae Meyers and Sarah Tregay


  • Get tips on improving your writing from established and upcoming authors
  • Learn new techniques for teaching students to write.
  • Discover publication paths from current YA, middle grade, and non-fiction authors.
  • Earn graduate, undergraduate, or in-service credit through BSU.
  • Participate in an intensive writing workshop.
  • Hear manuscript critiques from a literary agent or peer group.

Saturday, April 21, 2012
8:00am to 5:30pm
Boise State University
1910 University Dr
Boise, ID 83725
Student Union Building
Lookout Room

Visit to register or to get more info.
Click Regions, then Idaho: Utah/Southern Idaho, then Regional Conference


4 responses to “Boise SCBWI Conference, April 20-21

  1. Mary Vine

    April 6, 2012 at 4:01 PM

    Thanks for the info. Sounds like a good one.

  2. Peggy Staggs

    April 9, 2012 at 9:39 AM

    Thanks for the info.

  3. Mike Shaffer

    June 8, 2014 at 11:00 PM

    Who is the contact person who schedules the authors at these events? What genre(s) of authors are they primarily looking for? I’d like to get some of the Speculative Fiction and YA/Middle Grade authors I know up here for events.


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