SMOL Fair is an alternative, virtual book fair that will be 'live' from March 19-26, 2022. This year Brian Evenson will be the keynote speaker. Not to mention, plenty of presses are getting involved and events will be happening through the week. Moreover, there will be giveaways! We have a page dedicated to SMOL Fair that will keep you up-to-date on our events and our giveaways.
You can keep informed here: https://www.unsolicitedpress.com/smolfair2022.html
The fifth annual Words & Pictures Festival will be a virtual, two-day celebration of local authors and illustrators on October 9th and 10th. Events include a keynote address from local publisher Laura Stanfill of Forest Avenue Press, workshops and panels for writers, events for children and families, Imagined Ink writing workshops for teens, and author readings.
Aspiring writers - check out the Writers Track of Words & Pictures Festival 2021. We have panels about every step in the publishing process, marketing yourself, and lots more! A representative for Unsolicited Press will be speaking about the small press industry on October 9th at 11:15AM.
There’s something for everyone at Words & Pictures Festival 2021 - including activities for kids and families on Saturday and workshops for teen writers on Sunday.
For security reasons, links to the sessions will not be published. Attendees who register for the event will be sent links for all of the sessions the day before the program. So don't forget to register: fvrl.org/words-pictures
We are also thrilled to announce, in case you haven't heard of yammering on about it, that we will be at the AWP Bookfair from March 28-30 in addition to holding some amazing after-events. Books will be available at a discount. Authors will be there to sign. Join the team for a beer and a nosh afterward. If you are in town, for AWP or not, we invite you to meet with us.
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