Monday, December 19, 2005

LIT: Windhover/New Texas Conference

The Writers’ Festival
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
January 4-7, 2005


Wednesday, January 04, 2006
12:00 PM
Registration in Mabee Sub (Mabee Student Center)
1:00 PM
Readings in Brindley Auditorium (York Science Center)
Brady Peterson (poetry)
Alan Berecka (poetry)
Larry Thomas (poetry reading from Stark Beauty)
3:00 PM
Workshops (Mabee Student Center, 2nd Floor, Rooms 219 and 220)
Jill Patterson (Master Class--Prose, MSC 219)
Angela O'Donnell (Master Class--Poetry, MSC 220)
7:00 PM
Nixon Memorial Lecture in Brindley Auditorium (York Science Center)
Lyle Novinski

Thursday, January 05, 2006
8:30 AM
Readings in Brindley Auditorium (York Science Center)
Angela O'Donnell (poetry)
Anne McCrady (poetry, All We Can Hope For )
John Jenkinson (poetry, Rebekah Orders Lasagna)
10:00 AM
Workshops (Mabee 2nd Floor Rooms 219, 220, and 222)
Carol Rhodes, "Let's Get More Organized: How to Have More Time to Write"
John Jenkinson, "Publishing for Beginners"
Carlyn Luke Reding, "Looking into the Circle: Cracking the Writer's Block"
11:30 PM
Lunch on your own (usually people go to local restaurants together)
1:00 PM
Presentation in Brindley Auditorium (York Science Center)
Louis Gamino, Death of a Child in Art and Poetry
3:00 PM
Workshops (Mabee Student Center, 2nd Floor, Rooms 219 and 220)
Jill Patterson (Master Class--Prose, MSC 219)
Angela O'Donnell (Master Class--Poetry, MSC 220)
6:00 PM
Special Performance (A Work in Progress)
Neil Ellis Orts, "Inarticulations"
7:00 PM
Keynote Address in Brindley Auditorium (York Science Center)
Jill Patterson, non-fiction A Guilty Woman


Friday, January 06, 2006
8:30 AM
Readings in Brindley Auditorium (York Science Center)
Donna Walker Nixon (fiction, Sing to Me of Heaven)
Allen Powell (fiction, "A Naughty Night")
LaVerne Clark (fiction, Keepers of the Earth)
10:00 AM
Workshops (Mabee Student Center, 2nd Floor, Rooms 219 and 220)
Barbara Youngblood Carr, "Finding Your Poetic Voice and Believing in What You Do"
Deanna Jones, "Mothering as Poetry"
11:30 PM
Lunch on your own (usually people go to local restaurants together)
1:00 PM
Readings in Brindley Auditorium (York Science Center)
L.D. Clark (fiction, The Plains Beyond)
Carolyn Kennedy (creative non-fiction, "Family Circle")
2:00 PM
Readings in Brindley Auditorium (York Science Center)
Carlyn Luke Reding (poetry reading from Freeport Bottle Works)
Joe Christopher (poetry reading from Canto 3 of The O.K. Epic)
3:00 PM
Workshops (Mabee Student Center, 2nd Floor, Rooms 219 and 220)
Jill Patterson (Master Class--Prose, MSC 219)
Angela O'Donnell (Master Class--Poetry, MSC 220)
7:00 PM
Keynote Address in Brindley Auditorium (York Science Center)
Barbara Crooker, reading from Radiance and Impressionism


Saturday, January 07, 2006
8:30 AM
Readings in Brindley Auditorium (York Science Center)
Michael Lythgoe (poetry)
Audell Shelburne (poetry)
Open microphone, particularly for workshop participants to share their progress
10:30 AM
Workshops (Mabee Student Center, 2nd Floor, Rooms 219 and 220)
Carol Rhodes, "Manuscript Submissions. . . Playing by the Rules"
C. S. Ragsdale, "How to Research and Write the Historical True Story"
12:00 PM
Conference Ends


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