St. George Literary Arts Festival Keynote & Gala Event
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About The Event
The 2018 St. George Literary Arts Festival Keynote event will take place Friday, May 18th on the Dixie State University campus at 6pm in the ECCLES FINE ARTS AUDITORIUM. The Friday Festival events include keynote speaker, Angie Hodapp, with the 7 Building Blocks of Bestselling Writing. Awards for Outstanding Literary Achievements and winners of the Art-to-Poetry Contest will be presented, and an opening reception featuring poetry by Candy Lish Fowler and interpretive dance choreographed by Summer Robertson of the St. George Dance Company. Light refreshments will be served.
About Angie: Angie Hodapp holds an MA in English and communication development and a BA in English education with a minor in philosophy.
Keynote: 7 Building Blocks of Bestselling Writing
Whether you’re just starting to write your first book, or you’ve already got several books in print and you’re looking to boost your bestseller potential, this lecture will set you on the right path. What do readers really want, and how can you make sure you’re delivering it? Angie Hodapp of Nelson Literary Agency will walk you through seven building blocks of bestselling fiction, creative nonfiction, and memoir. In addition, she’ll share some insider intel regarding which building blocks are often missing from submissions to agents and editors.