June Critique SessionRegistration is CLOSED.
SCBWI Writers of middle grade and young adult fiction are welcome to Meet-up on June 14. Hosted by Manju Howard and Gail Nall. Bring 5 copies of the first 5 pages of your MG or YA work-in-progress to critique.
This is a FREE SCBWI event. Writers will need to bring their own lunch.
Space is limited to 12 writers.
To register email Manju Howard: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please include the following information in your email:
Title of MG or YA WIP
Date / Time:
Saturday, June 14, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Zionsville Library's Hussey/Hoffman Room
250 N 5th St, Zionsville, IN 46077
Saturday, June 14 - SCBWI MG/YA Meet Up
10:00 - Introductions: Name, writing background & critique experience
10:30 - Critique Guidelines
10:40 - Critique 1 MG/YA First 5 Pages *
11:20 - Critique 2 MG/YA First 5 Pages *
12:00 - Bag Lunch
1:10 - Critique 3 MG/YA First 5 Pages *
1:50 - Critique 4 MG/YA First 5 Pages *
2:30 - Break
2:40 - Critique 5 MG/YA First 5 Pages *
3:20 - Critique 6 MG/YA First 5 Pages *
4:00 – Session Ends
* 1. Author being critiqued will read their 5 manuscript pages aloud.
2. Writers in each group will individually write a brief critique.
3. Group discussion on manuscript’s good points and concerns.