“In Praise of the Essay: Practice & Form,” Saturday, April 24th, NYC

March 11, 2010 § Leave a comment


From our friends at Welcome Table Press:

It’s not too late to register for “In Praise of the Essay: Practice & Form,” the first annual Welcome Table Press symposium.

The day-long event will be held on Saturday, April 24th, at Fordham University’s Lincoln Center campus in Manhattan, and will feature presentations by Robert Atwan, Brian Doyle, Vivian Gornick, Lia Purpura, and Emily Grosholz. The symposium will also include two panel discussions, one on teaching (with Paul Lisicky, Mimi Schwartz, Michael Steinberg, Elizabeth Stone, and Linda Underhill) and one on publishing, with representatives from Best American Essays, Creative Nonfiction, Essay Press, Fourth Genre, Graywolf Press, the New York Review of Books, Portland Magazine, the Sun, and others.

Come and join us for this exciting event, which also includes an afternoon tea and book signings.

For more information and a downloadable registration form/schedule, follow this link: http://www.welcometablepress.org/Upcoming_Events_UA7Z.html

Proceeds from registration fees will benefit Welcome Table Press, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit press dedicated to publishing and celebrating the essay.

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