2008 Writers' Conference
The 2008 Writers' Conference and Intensives, presented by The Writing Center at Marymount Manhattan College, was funded by the Brand Foundation of New York. The Conference took place at the College on June 5 and featured a series of well-known authors, editors and publishers, who spoke during a variety of workshops and panels. The Writers' Conference, organized by Writing Center Director Lewis Frumkes, included fiction, memoirs and literary agents workshops. It featured Jamie Malanowski as a keynote speaker and Stuart Woods as a grand luncheon keynote. The afternoon hosted a panel for editors, nonfiction, children's books, publicity, mystery, ghostwriters, humor and other topics. The event closed with a networking reception.
Karen Zahler, Grace Chang and President Judson R. Shaver.
Director of the Writing Center Lewis Frumkes and keynote speaker Jamie Malanowski.
Sir Harold Evans, Christopher Lehmann-Haupt, Kate Kelly Smith and Elly Tatum.
Anne Renee Testa and grand luncheon keynote Stuart Woods.
Sally Koslow, Carol Gilligan, Grace Edwards, Nahid Rachlin and Kiana Davenport.
Ben Frank speaks during the Writer's Conference.
John Bowers, Sidney Offit, Susan Nagel and Paul Doyle.
Susan Barash, Nancy Kelton, Anne Renee Testa, Georgia Scott and Carol Weston.
Susan Van Metre, Mary Ann MacDonald, Trish Marx, Grace Change and Richard Peck.