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Sunday, October 14 • 3:30pm - 4:45pm
NEW VENUE! Pursuit of Publishing: It Takes A Village LIMITED

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Co-presented by MFA Writing at CCA

What does it take to create and sustain a writing community? CCA's Leslie Roberts discusses strength in numbers with Mary Volmer (Hedgebrook), Scott James (Castro Writers Coop), Casey Bennett (Lit Events for the Lit-Minded), and Becca Gomez Farrell (East Bay Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers Meetup).

Admission includes all four panels. Register in advance to guarantee a seat. A limited number of people will be admitted at the door. $25

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Leslie Roberts

Leslie Carol Roberts is a writer and journalist whose work draws on a wide range of influences: Antarctic narrative traditions, film, nature writing of the 19th and 20th centuries, baseball, crimes of the century, George Orwell, Ragnar Kjartansson, and photography. Born into a creative... Read More →

Authors and Participants
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Casey Bennett

Casey Bennett is a native son of San Francisco, graduating from San Francisco State University with a degree in Creative Writing. Books are his best friend. Seriously. He was bestowed that honor by his highschool English teacher. He hosts and organizes Lit Events for the Lit-Minded... Read More →
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Rebecca Gomez Farrell

Rebecca Gomez Farrell's debut epic fantasy novel, Wings Unseen, was published in August 2017 by Meerkat Press. Her speculative short fiction can be read in Beneath Ceaseless Skies, the Future Fire, and Dark Luminous Wings. Becca also blogs about food, drink, and travel... Read More →
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Scott James

Co-founder, Castro Writers' Cooperative
Scott James is the co-founder of the Castro Writers' Cooperative, a co-working space for writers in San Francisco. He's a contributor to The New York Times and has three Emmy Awards for his work in TV news. He's also the author of two bestselling novels, "SoMa" and "The Sower," published... Read More →
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Mary Volmer

Mary Volmer is the author of two novels: Crown of Dust (Soho Press, 2010) and Reliance, Illinois (Soho Press, 2016). Her essays, reviews, and short stories have appeared in various publications, including Mutha Magazine, the Farallon Review, Women’s Basketball Magazine, Fiction... Read More →

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