2020 dominican writers conference

Saturday May 2, 2020

PROGRAM SCHEDULE

Check out the schedule below and hover over it for more information.

11:00AM-6:00PM

 

CHECK IN-10:00AM- 11:00AM

WELCOME-11:00AM-11:30AM 

KEYNOTE- 11:30AM - 12:10PM

 

Lunch/Networking

12:10PM - 1:00PM

 

AFTERNOON SESSIONS

SESSION 1: 1:15PM - 2:30PM

 

SESSION 2: 2:45PM - 4:00PM 

 

SESSION 3: 4:15PM - 5:30PM

SESSION 1:  1:15-2:30PM
WORKSHOP
Write to Change the World
Facilitated by Cleyvis Natera
WORKSHOP
Finding the RIGHT Literary Agent: Maximize Your Query's Potential
Facilitated by Leslie Zampetti
WORKSHOP
Curso/Taller sobre técnicas narrativas. 
Facilitated by Roxana Marte
PANEL DISCUSSION
Atrévete! Reading, Writing, and Teaching Ourselves 
Facilitated by Ayendy Bonifacio
PANEL DISCUSSION
You wrote a book now what? A Panel discussion on Self-Publishing
Facilitated by Nancy Ruffin
PANEL DISCUSSION
How public universities like CUNY and SUNY could help sustain Dominican American culture through teaching and study 
Facilitated by Anthony Stevens-Acevedo
SESSION 2:  2:45-4:00PM
WORKSHOP
Dare to Follow Your Voice: An Experiment
Facilitated by Riquelmy Sosa
WORKSHOP
inQluded presents: You deserve to take up space: How to write about your intersecting identities and make a career out of it.
Facilitated by Medina
WORKSHOP
Build Your Community,
Get Sales & Be Noticed
Facilitated by Clara Torres-Jamison
WORKSHOP
Contar la historia: historia y narrativa dominicana
Facilitated by Hayden Carron
WORKSHOP
Historical Research and Creative Writing from the Archives 
Facilitated by Dr. Sandy Plácido
and Dr. Omaris Zamora 
SESSION 3:  4:15-5:30PM
WORKSHOP
Lay a Successful Path to
a Writing Career 
Facilitated by Cleyvis Natera
WORKSHOP
I Am Here: Affirmation as a
form of Resistance
Facilitated by Gabriel Ramirez
Exploring Today's Washington Heights
Cultural Production
Facilitated by Sharina Maillo-Pozo
PANEL DISCUSSION
PANEL DISCUSSION
MFA in Creative Writing at CCNY: Writing Our Stories Within Harlem's POC Community Space
Facilitated by Sydney Valerio
WORKSHOP
Writing The Spirits
Facilitated Alicia Anabel Santos
CUENTACUENTOS+18 
Lectura/Readings
Yaissa Jiménez, Luis Reinaldo Peña y
Ashley L. Perez Hart

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