CANSCAIP Prairie Horizons Conference 2021: New World, New Opportunities

WHEN: Fri. May 21st – Sat. May 22nd
WHERE: Your house! (also known as ONLINE)

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

Conference Fees:
By March 31st – $60 CANSCAIP Members or Friends /$80 non-members
After March 30th – $80 CANSCAIP Members or Friends /$100 non-members

Interested in becoming a CANSCAIP Member ($85) or Friend ($45)? Details and applications can be found here.

Portfolio and Manuscript Critique Event: Saturday 1:00 pm to 2:45 pm
$75 (CANSCAIP Members or Friends ONLY)
Only 5 portfolio slots left. Manuscript Critique slots are now full.
You must be registered for the conference to participate in the Portfolio and Manuscript Critique Event. (This event is an option on the Conference Registration page)
Portfolio Critique – Submit a maximum of 10 images in a single PDF and receive feedback during the conference from Sara Gillingham, Consulting Creative Director for Greystone Kids.
Manuscript Critique – Submit your first thousand words and receive feedback during the conference from Heather Nickel (publisher at Your Nickel’s Worth Publishing) or Kathryn Lane (Associate Publisher at Dundurn Press). Manuscripts will be randomly assigned to each editor.
Portfolios and manuscripts to be submitted by April 15th. (Submissions details provided upon registration)

Post-Conference Videos only
All sessions except Kenneth Oppel’s opening interview, Critique Event, meetings, and Open Mic
$40 CANSCAIP Members or Friends/$60 non-members
Available on Conference Registration Page

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

CONFERENCE SPEAKERS (photos and bios here)
Rhonda Donais (performer)
Sara Gillingham (illustrator and Consulting Creative Director for Greystone Kids)
Kathryn Lane (Associate Publisher at Dundurn Press)
Heather Nickel (Publisher at Your Nickel’s Worth Publishing)
Kenneth Oppel (author)
Margriet Ruurs (author)
Elaine Will (graphic novel illustrator)
Mark Allard Will (graphic novelist)

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