15th Annual Jewish Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators Seminar
Sponsored by the Jewish Book Council
Sunday, November 10, Center for Jewish History
Sponsored by The Whole Megillah LLC in conjunction with the Association of Jewish Libraries
Sunday, May 18, 2014 at Temple Emanu-El, New York City. Keynote Speaker: Peninnah Shram. Panels on children’s books, memoir, poetry, and fiction. Panelists include Deborah Heiligman, April Halprin Wayland, Susan Lynn Meyer, Rebecca Short, Ellen Cassedy, Nancy K. Miller, Joy Ladin, Nora Gold, Elana Bell, Michal Mahgerefteh
Writing Jewish-themed Children’s Books
Sponsored by the Highlights Foundation
Guest faculty includes author Anna Levine from Israel, agent Rubin Pfeffer of East West Literary Agency and senior editor Debra Hess of Highlights for Children
Sunday, June 8 – Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Reblogged this on Rebecca Klempner and commented:
While one of these conferences happened yesterday, there are two other outstanding opportunities for Jewish writers listed in the post. Check them out.
Sam Norich, publisher of the Jewish Daily Forward, is now a second keynote speaker. Also, Erika Dreifus joins the fiction panel.