Children's Literature Fellows

Publishing and Editing Conference

January 17-20, 2017 (For 2016 Fellows)

CopyeditingOnly the 12 Children's Lit Fellows are invited to this conference, making for an intimate culminating experience. Having completed their projects, Fellows are introduced here to the children's book publishing industry and the world of readers.

This 3-day residency includes two days and three nights at the Southampton campus, where the Fellows make their final presentations, put the finishing touches on their manuscripts and series concepts, and celebrate their accomplishments.

Then it's off to Manhattan, for a full day of formal and informal gatherings with agents, editors and reviewers.

(NOTE: For 2017 Fellows, the Publishing Conference Date is January 16-19, 2018)