Saturday, March 14, 2009
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I have a few items today (copied and updated from Thursday's post):
Saturday 8am: Editing. Writers on editing, editors on editing, writers on editors editing, and editors on writers editing. With Sharyn Lilley, Deva Fagan, and Sue Lange.
Saturday 10am: Recommend Me Something Good: Do recommendations work? Panel: the role of social media in driving recommendations & buying in relevant genres; roles of book reviewers online, pro and amateur. Do recommendations work? How directly do authors like their readers to talk back? With Sue Lange, Kasey Mackenzie, and Tamara Mazzei.
Saturday 11am: Writing: Alpha and Beta Reading Process #1 Panel: What are Alpha Readers? What are Beta readers? Who uses them, and how well do they work? The usefulness of writing partners, writing groups, and self-editing. With Megan Crewe, Chris Dolley, and Moondancer Drake.
Hope to see you there!