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Friday, April 5 • 3:45pm - 5:00pm
4D: The Oversight Draft: From Manuscript to Publishable Draft FULL
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What keeps a finished manuscript from being accepted for publication, or from catching a judge's eye or attention, or from being read all the way to the end? How do you know when your manuscript is truly done? From flat plots to false dialogue and under researched scenes, we will discuss the most common mistakes that keep a finished manuscript from being ready for publication and then offer suggestions about how to address these issues in an "oversight" draft.

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Amina Gautier

Author, AT-RISK
Amina Gautier, Ph.D., is the author of three award-winning short story collections: At-Risk, Now We Will Be Happy and The Loss of All Lost Things. At-Risk was awarded the Flannery O’Connor Award, The First Horizon Award, and the Eric Hoffer Legacy Fiction Award. Now We Will Be Happy... Read More →

Friday April 5, 2019 3:45pm - 5:00pm EDT
Whittier Room - 4th Floor