2:30 pm–3:00 pm Andrews Hall
Workshop/discussion led by NYC literary agent Andy Kifer on how/where to submit short stories and essays to magazines and journals.
3:00 pm–3:30 pm Andrews Hall
Workshop/discussion led by NYC literary agent Rach Crawford.
3:30 pm–4:00 pm Andrews Hall
Workshop/discussion led by NYC literary agent Noah Ballard.
4:00 pm–4:30 pm Andrews Hall
Workshop/discussion led by HarperCollins editor Matthew Daddona.
12:30 pm–1:30 pm Andrews Hall
A panel of visiting publishing professionals and UNL alumni will discuss writing careers and other opportunities for English majors.
3:30 pm–4:30 pm Andrews Hall
Panel discussion on pursuing publishing, the role of agents and editors, current trends in publishing, and the market for literary fiction and nonfiction. Come with questions!
3:30 pm 118 Andrews
Aubrey Streit Krug will do a presentation and lead a discussion of the work of Robin Wall Kimmerer. Later in the evening, Dr. Kimmerer will be giving a lecture titled “The Honorable Harvest: Indigenous Knowledge for Biodiversity Conservation.”
3:30 pm–6:30 pm Andrews Hall
First-semester English and Film Studies majors choose their classes for spring 2017.
3:30 pm Great Plains Art Museum
Jonis Agee, the Adele Hall Professor of English at UNL, will discuss her new novel, THE BONES OF PARADISE, which the New York Journal of Books has called “the finest western novel since LONESOME DOVE.”