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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

Moderators
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Leslie Carol Roberts

Professor and Chair, MFA Writing, California College of the Arts
Leslie Carol Roberts is Professor and Chair of MFA Writing at California College of the Arts in San Francisco. She is also faculty with the Architectural Ecologies Lab at CCA, where she founded the ECOPOESIS Movement with Adam Marcus and Chris Falliers, which explores embodied messaging... 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 writes all the speculative fiction genres she can conjure up. Her first fantasy novel, Wings Unseen, debuted in August 2017 from Meerkat Press. You can find her shorter works in over twenty publications including Defenestration, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, and most... 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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