The Art of Writing: Through the Eyes of an Editor
How many reject slips have your gotten? What makes a good article appeal to a broad audience: an editor’s perspective. Listen as panelists discuss the do’s and don’t’s, and in’s and out’s of good writing.
The Geography of Writing
Is there a language barrier in your area? What are the politics of writing under certain regimes or about topics of taboo—like speaking out for the environments. Is your work censored? Have you been threatened? How do you balance content with possible censorship or worse. How has culture impacted you getting your message across?
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May 15, deadline for papers--Contextualizing Justice and Human Dignity in Africa: New Scopes, New Horizons. Please click here to see the PDF for more details.
May 18-25, Urban Birder Serbia trip. For More information.
June 1-6, Wyoming Literature & Landscape of the Horse Retreat. 6th annual, 5-day horseback writing adventure. Held at the Vee Bar, a beautiful family-owned guest ranch and small cattle operation. Opportunities for dialogue about the important role of ungulates in the American grasslands of the West. For writers who long to reconnect with horses and hunger for creative inspiration. All levels writing/riding experience. For more information.
June 22-29, Urban Birder Shetland trip. For more information.
Sept. 8-15, Urban Birder Andalucia, Spain trip. For more information.
Oct. 4-10, WILD10, Salamanca, Spain. WILD10 (the 10th World Wilderness Congress) is not your typical “conference” – it will integrate art, science, management, government, academia, native leaders, youth, corporate leaders and advocates into a multi-year conservation program, with unique results at each convening. The WWC is the best-known and most effective global platform for debating and acting on wilderness issues. A balanced approach is provided, taking on highly charged issues in a constructive manner, and most importantly helping to facilitate solutions. For more information as it develops, click here. To see the WILD10 video click here.
ILCW to be at WILD10
Come and join us. Meet other ILCW members. Are you planning on attending WILD10? Let us know here