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Edit and Get It Beachside Nonfiction Retreat
May 3 - May 5$499
This nonfiction retreat from Edit and Get It offers access to seven high-level workshops given by editors in the field, including Ruta Rimas, Senior Editor Margaret K. McElderry Books, Simon & Schuster, Alyssa Mito Pusey, Senior Editor Charlesbridge Publishing, Stephanie Pitts, Editor G.P. Putnam’s Sons/Penguin Young Readers, Emily Feinberg, Editor at Macmillan Publishing/Roaring Brook Press, Susan Dobinick, Editor Bloomsbury Publishing, Kelly Delaney, Associate Editor Alfred A. Knopf BFYR, PGH, and Neal Porter, Publisher, Neal Porter Books, an imprint of Holiday House. Nonfiction authors Candace Fleming and Jennifer Swanson will also lead workshops, and acquiring literary agent Andrea Cascardi from Transatlantic Agency will also be in attendance.
Registration also includes one 15-minute face-to-face critique with an editor or agent, two breakfasts, two lunches, and entrance to the Friday night reception with the editors and agent.
*Our Events Calendar includes local events in Jacksonville, Florida. We hold workshops, meetups, and writing events at 14333 Beach Boulevard, Suite 33, Jacksonville, FL 32250. As part of our effort to help build and grow the Florida writing community, we also include conferences and writing events around the state. Contact us if you know about a Florida writing event that should be included!