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Left Coast Lesbian Literary Conference

October 12-16, 2016 Palm Springs, CA

LCLC CONFERENCE 2019
Left Coast Lesbian Literary Conference

2019 LCLC SCHEDULE

(Subject to Change)
***Day Passes 10 am-5:30 pm (includes lunch)***

Wednesday, Oct 9

12-5:00 PM Poolside - Registration

6:00 PM Dinner on your own

Thursday, Oct 10

9:00 AM Breakfast 

10:00 AM Welcome - Isabella

10:15 AM Master Class: Power up your writing with action, verbs, & synonyms                              

Presenter:  Isabella

11:00 AM BREAK

11:15 AM Panel Discussion: Writers talk about the 5 things that should never be in a book                     

Moderator: Sandy

Panelist: Jane, Sam, Jazzy, Cheryl

12:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM (2hr) Workshop: Police Procedure: Clearing a Room

Industry Expert: Brenda Troubaugh, Deputy Chief Cal Poly

3:00 PM BREAK

3:15 PM Author Readings and Q&A

Authors- Sandy, Tara, Jazzy, Mickey

4:00 PM BREAK

4:15 PM Pyramid Game 

Authors- Author & Readers

5:00 PM End of Day

6:00 PM Welcome Reception Sponsored by Palm Springs LGBT Center (6-8pm) Poolside

7:30 PM PS Downtown Street Fair - Optional (Transportation on your own)

Friday, Oct 11th

9:00 AM Breakfast 

10:00 AM Workshop: She said, She said

Presenter: Patricia Evans Cox

11:00 AM BREAK

11:15 AM Workshop: Mapping your genre, story character and book                               

Presenter: Isabella

12:00 PM LUNCH

1:00 PM Panel Discussion: Book Reviews - To Read or Not Read?   

Moderator:  Annette

Panelist: Mickey, JB, Barrett, Donna

1:45 PM BREAK

2:00 PM Panel Discussion:                                   

FanFic Writers Tell All

Moderator: Isabella

Panelist: Virginia, Akemy, Terri

2:45 PM BREAK

3:00 PM Author Readings and Q&A:  

Authors-Isabella, Annette, Virginia

3:45 PM Break 

4:00 PM Author Readings and Q&A:  

Authors- Darla, Jane, JB, Sam

5:00 PM End of Day

6:00 PM Author Appreciation Dinner (Poolside)

8:00 PM Movie Night: Captain Marvel (Poolside)

8:00 PM Moonlight Cigar Lounge (Poolside)

Saturday, Oct 12th

9:00 AM Breakfast 

10:00 AM Master Class: 10 Things your Editor wants you to know

Presenter: Heather Flourney

11:00 AM BREAK

11:15 AM Password Game                                  

Moderator:  Shawn Marie Bryant       Panelist: Authors & Readers

12:00 PM LUNCH

1:00 PM Panel Discussion: Plot Twists How to keep your readers guessing                                         

Moderator: Patricia

Panelist: Tara, Annette, Barrett, Isabella

1:45 PM BREAK

2:00 PM Panel Discussion: Novel Research             

Moderator: Darla

Panelist: Virginia, Patricia, Mickey

2:45 PM BREAK

3:00 PM Panel Discussion: How to engage with your readers                                        

Moderator:  JB

Panelist: Darla, Annette, Lee

3:45 PM Break

4:00 PM Author Readings and Q&A:  

Authors- Cheryl, Patricia, Barrett

5:00 PM End of Day

6:00 PM Reader Appreciation Dinner  (Poolside)

8:00 PM Game Night (Poolside)

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