Schedule

Minnesota Northwoods Writers’ Conference Schedule 2015

Saturday, June 20
12:00 PM – 5:00 PM Registration & Informal Reception
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Opening Dinner*
7:30 PM Reading Series, Aimee Nezhukumatathil

 

Sunday, June 21
8:00 AM – 8:50 AM Sunday Breakfast*
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Craft Talk by Aimee Nezhukumatathil
10:10 AM – 12:45 PM Workshops
1:15 PM – 3:15 PM Pontoon outings on Lake Bemidji and BBQ
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Consultations
7:30 PM Reading Series, David Gessner 

Monday, June 22
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Craft Talk by Matt de la Peña
10:10 AM – 12:45 PM Workshops
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Craft Talk by Mark Doty, Fiskum Distinguished Visiting Writer
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Consultations
7:30 PM Reading Series, Mark Doty, Fiskum Distinguished Visiting Writer 

Tuesday, June 23
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Craft Talk by Tayari Jones
10:10 AM – 12:45 PM Workshops
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Editor’s Talk with Patrick Thomas of Milkweed Editions
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Participant Reading HS 112
7:30 PM Reading Series, Matt de la Peña

Wednesday, June 24
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Craft Talk by Joni Tevis
10:10 AM – 12:45 PM Workshops
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Consultations
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Participant Reading HS 112
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Lakeside Picnic*
7:30 PM Reading Series, Tayari Jones   

Thursday, June 25
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Craft Talk by David Gessner
10:10 AM – 12:45 PM Workshops
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM Consultations
7:30 PM Reading Series, Joni Tevis 

Friday, June 26
8:30 AM Closing Breakfast*
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM Faculty Publishing Panel Talk
12:00 Noon Check-out