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Last Chance: Scholarships Toward Muse 2021

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We’re offering more tuition scholarships than ever before in all the following categories, due TOMORROW, November 18th, at 11:59pm ET:

  • Financial Assistance Scholarships
  • BIPOC Writer Scholarships
  • Literary Champion Scholarships
  • Non-Traditional Writer Scholarships
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Muse 2020 Seminar Series: What Booksellers Want Writers to Know, 6/2

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Get insider tips on how stores choose and market the books they shelve while working with authors and publishers to promote new titles. Gearing up for a bookstore event? Learn what to expect before, during, and after your event and how to make your events part of the narrative of your writing identity from instructors, Leah DeCesare and Allison Pottern Hoch

 

Whether you’re pre-published or an established author, you'll learn marketing strategies to increase your audience and partner with your local indies to up your odds of success. Click here for more information and to ...

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GrubStreet presents Muse 2020 Seminar Series

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We’re thrilled to announce the Muse 2020 Seminar Series beginning June 2nd! Due to our presenters’ enthusiasm and generosity, we’re excited to bring several popular Muse & the Marketplace 2020 sessions to a screen near you! Each session will be presented as a rich, informative lecture with a brief Q&A. When you register you’ll get access for real-time instruction via Zoom, and the ability to view the seminar later via WetInk.

We’ll be adding sessions throughout the summer, but to start, you can now register for these:

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"We've Told Ourselves Stories About Disability" Imagination and Reality with Amanda Leduc

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Though Muse and the Marketplace 2020 was sadly cancelled, we still want to share blog posts that presenters wrote about our theme “Imagination and Reality.” In this blog series we asked presenters to explore the boundaries between fact and imagination, and how each contributes to great writing. Here, authors have selected a passage from their own work, highlighting in green which elements came roughly from their direct experience, memory, or fact; while highlighting in blue which elements came from their imagination or speculation. In this post, Amanda Leduc shares an excerpt from her latest nonfiction book Disfigured ...

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"This Linguistic Uncertainty" Imagination and Reality with Angie Kim

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Though Muse and the Marketplace 2020 was sadly cancelled, we still want to share blog posts that presenters wrote about our theme “Imagination and Reality.” In this blog series we asked presenters to explore the boundaries between fact and imagination, and how each contributes to great writing. Here, authors have selected a passage from their own work, highlighting in green which elements came roughly from their direct experience, memory, or fact; while highlighting in blue which elements came from their imagination or speculation. In this post, Angie Kim shares an excerpt from her novel Miracle Creek.

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