HBU Writers’ Conference Schedule

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2015 Conference Schedule

Saturday, April 11
(see main conference page for Friday details)

8:00-8:45 UAC 101 (Registration/Check-in) (Registration/Check-in)
9:00-9:45 UAC Lobby Jeffrey Overstreet X-Rays of Our Imaginations: Bad News and Good News for Christian Writers
10:00-10:45 UAC 130 Elizabeth A. M. Keel (WITS) Playful Playwriting
10:00-10:45 UAC 222 Garret Johnson Fiction: The Art of Surprise
10:00-10:45 UAC 122 Enos Russell Current Trends and Opportunities for Self-Publishing
10:00-10:45 UAC 150 Doug TenNapel  
11:00-11:45 UAC 226 Maryann Gremillion (Writers in the Schools) and Sandra Campbell (Houston Grand Opera) Ways to Tell Stories
11:00-11:45 UAC 150 Tina Winograd Secrets Your Editor Won’t Tell You
11:00-11:45 UAC 222 Holly Ordway, Ph.D. Memory & the Writer's Art: The Challenges of Writing Memoir
11:00-11:45 UAC 130 Jeffrey Overstreet Through a Screen Darkly: What This “Christian Writer” Learned from Dangerous Moviegoing
11:00-11:45 UAC 122 Micah Mattix, Ph.D. Community and New Media
12:00-12:45 The Baugh (Lunch) (UAC Lobby and Coffee Room will stay open)
1:00-1:45 UAC Lobby Steve Halliday The Twisting Road Ahead
2:00-2:45 UAC 226 Jason Harrod Songwriting Workshop
2:00-2:45 UAC 130 Louis Markos, Ph.D Tolkien and Lewis: The Road to Narnia and Middle-earth
2:00-2:45 UAC 222 Houston Writers Guild panel Realism in Science Fiction: Research Behind the Dream Worlds
2:00-2:45 UAC 150 Steve Halliday 30/30: Thirty Years of Writing Lessons in Thirty Minutes
3:00-3:45 UAC 226 Dulcie David Veluthukaran (WITS) Spoken Word Poetry
3:00-3:45 UAC 150 J. Matthew Boyleston, Ph.D.. Poetry and the History of Human Thought
3:00-3:45 UAC 222 Graduate Student Panel from HBU's M.A. in Apologetics Program The Challenges and Opportunities of Apologetics Writing
3:00-3:45 UAC 122 Doug TenNapel  
4:00-4:45 UAC Lobby Jason Harrod Musical Performance - with commentary