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The second bi-annual SCBWI Europolitan Conference will be held April 4-5, 2015 in beautiful Amsterdam.

Join us for an inspiring and educational weekend featuring outstanding speakers:

Jill Santopolo – Executive Editor at Philomel Books

Brooks Sherman – Agent at The Bent Agency

Marietta Zacker – Senior Agent at Nancy Gallt Literary Agency

Martha Rago – Associate Creative Director at HarperCollins Children's Books

Esther Hershenhorn – Author, Teacher and Writing Coach

Marieke Nijkamp – Author and VP Finance of We Need Diverse Books

Laura Watkinson – Award-winning Translator

Greet Pauwelijn – Children's Book Publisher at Book Island

There are optional activities on Friday and Monday, including a guided Scrawl Crawl of Amsterdam's Old Town, and a Peer Critique brunch.

There is a portfolio contest for illustrators, manuscript critique opportunities for writers, and more. You can get all the details and register here:

If you have any questions, just post to this thread and I'll be happy to answer them!

#1 - January 08, 2015, 08:48 AM
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Hooray, I'm so looking forward to this! :D
#2 - February 03, 2015, 12:28 PM
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It is so exciting to see a translator on the faculty of Europolitan 2015!

Very best,

Avery Fischer Udagawa
International Translator Coordinator, SCBWI
#3 - February 09, 2015, 07:16 PM
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