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Old 02-04-2012, 10:52 PM View Post #1 (Link) StarShipSofa Online Writers Workshop 2012
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The folks at StarShipSofa are hosting another online writers workshop this year with some heavy hitters as guest speakers. Ticket prices start at 15 (plus a 1.03 fee) for Early Bird registration (no later than the 17th of March) and go up to 25 (plus a 1.28 fee) afterwards (until March 31st). That's roughly $25.34 or $41.54 USD respectively (based on conversion rates for 2/4/12). Payable through Paypal, credit card, etc.

The event is worldwide and takes place on the 31st of March between 4 PM and 6 PM UK time (11 AM to 1 PM EST).

Here's some info (refer to the website for additional details):

Guest Speakers are:
Ann VanderMeer
Peter Watts
Nancy Kress

(Saturday 31st March 4pm to 6pm UK)

StarShipSofa built its reputation by featuring science fiction from the best authors of our time, from living legends whose works have inspired generations to the rising stars of the genre. StarShipSofa's focus on quality science fiction has brought it an enthusiastic worldwide audience as well as the honor of being the first podcast in history to receive the Hugo Award. Who better to host a workshop for aspiring science fiction writers? If you wish to raise your fiction to the next level, join StarShipSofa and its special guests at this exciting workshop.

Everyone who has signed up for this workshop will be given access to Video recordings of the entire session the week following the webinar.

What will be covered in this workshop
Unlocking Your Creativity by Ann VanderMeer
Why Science Fiction is Too Important To Be Left to the Scientists by Peter Watts
Creating and Maintaining Tension by Nancy Kress
Questions and Answers by All Guest Speakers
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