SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

News and Events: July 2016

Upcoming Events (Click on an event to view details and register):

For all our Chapter Meeting dates, please click on the ‘Events’ link on the purple menu to the right, but below are some highlights. See you then!

 

July 23 – Chapter meeting at Barnes and Noble  – The Picture Book Process from Contract to Actual Publication and Distribution

 

August 30 – Texas Webinar: What is Author Platform Building Anyway? The Ins and Outs of Building Your Niche

 

 

Other Events (these are outside of SCBWI):

The Writing Barn in Austin is hosting some great events in the South Austin Area. The Writing Barn is a great supporter of SCBWI, and we encourage you to attend some of their great workshops. You can view the calendar and all event details at www.thewritingbarn.com.

 

Awards/ Honors:

To view the guidelines, submission process, and more about the award itself, visit www.scbwi.org and click on “Awards & Grants” on the purple ribbon.

 

Texas SCBWI Events

Austin:  July  7 – Monthly Meeting – Expanding Your Toolbox: how Non-Fiction and Fiction Writers Use the Same Craft Tools Differently with Cynthia Levinson and Lindsey Lane

Details here.

 

 

Houston:  October 22 – Houston Conference Registration Open Now! Surrender to the Story. Register at the jump. 

Details here.

 

 

North Texas:  July 23 – Using Book Talk to Guide Revision

Details here.

 

 

Let us know if you have any news you would like to share with the chapter by emailing swtexas@scbwi.org. See you soon, be safe, and Happy Holidays!