I'm off to CapClave tomorrow (Hilton Washington DC/Rockville,
1750 Rockville Pike,
From their website:
My schedule is:
Is the Face of Short Fiction Changing?
As the traditional digest magazines shrink in both size and audience, what are some of the new vehicles for short stories? What new roles are being played by the small press, web magazines, and corporate supported sites? Anthologies? What can be done to save short fiction?
Kathryn Cramer (m), Neil Clarke, Edmund Schubert, Sean Wallace, Hildy Silverman
Workshop – Writing
Allen Wold with Edmund Schubert, Davey Beauchamp, and Jeri Smith-Ready. Bring paper and a writing implement. All else will be explained at the beginning of the session.
Allen Wold, Davey Beauchamp, Edmund Schubert, Jeri Smith-Ready
Workshop - Writing (cont)
What Editors Want
Editors discuss what they are looking for in a manuscript and what authors can do to increase their chances of selling a story or book. What is within the author's control? How does the editor make the decision, how quickly, and on what basis?
Edmund Schubert (m), Neil Clarke, Moshe Feder, George Scithers, Christopher Cevasco