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Storylines National Children’s Writers and Illustrators' Hui 2017 Registration Form

6-8 October 2017

Attendees must pay in full when registering to secure their booking. Please note the questions with an * are compulsory and must be completed.
About You
Home Phone
In the case of an emergency, please provide a contact name and number
Emergency Contact*
Are you a Storylines Member?*
You must be a current financial member of Storylines to be eligible for the Members Only registration fee. Not sure if you are a member? Please contact the Membership Secretary membership@storylines.org.nz
Please choose one of the following options that describes you:*
Published by mainstream or independent traditional publisher
Published by self or ‘indie’ publisher
I am not yet published
Number of books published/illustrated
1 - 3 books
4 - 10 books
10+ books
Dietary Requirements
Please indicate your meal preferences. Are you:
Gluten Free
Do you have any allergies that we should be aware of?
Parallel Session Workshops
Numbers are limited for each parallel session, so please state your preferences below.
Friday 6 October @ 3.30pm
Please choose from one of these three parallel sessions*
Great ideas and writing texts for picture books with Kyle Mewburn
Illustrating children's picture books with Donovan Bixley
New workshop - The structure of story with Tessa Duder
NB: Writing series fiction for children with Stacy Gregg. This workshop is now FULL and has now closed for registrations.
Saturday 7 October @ 10.30am
Please choose one of these four workshop parallel sessions*
The challenges of self-publishing with David Riley
Writing 101 for newcomers to writing and publishing with Melinda Szymanik
Illustrating children's books with Gavin Bishop
Closed for Registrations as the workshop is now full: The craft of writing fiction for children and YA with Kate De Goldi
Saturday 7 October @ 1.00pm
Please choose one of these two parallel sessions. (You may tick both boxes in this time slot)*
Yes, I am interested in a 5-minute pitch session to publishers
Panel Discussion: 'Oh the places you'll go!' Opportunities for authors in the marketplace
Saturday 7 October @ 2.00pm
Please choose one of the two parallel sessions. (You may tick both boxes in this time slot)*
Yes, I am interested in a 5-minute pitch session to publishers
Presentation: For authors speaking and presenting in public with Fifi Colston
Sunday 8 October @ 10.30am
Please choose one of these four workshop parallel sessions.*
The craft of writing fiction for children with David Hill
The craft of writing children's theatre with Mike Hudson
Illustration for children's picture books with Vasanti Unka
NB: The craft of picture books with Joy Cowley workshop is now full.
Sunday 8 October @ 2.00pm
Please choose one of these four workshop parallel sessions.*
Writing non-fiction for children with Maria Gill
The author as editor with Janice Marriott
Writing catchy poetry for children with Paula Green
Illustrating for children with David Elliot
Payment Options
Please choose which option you will be making payment by:*
Credit Card
Direct Debit
Registration fee includes GST, speaker's programme, morning/afternoon teas and Saturday & Sunday lunches. Members $345.00 and Non-Members $375.00. NB: The Saturday Literary Banquet is now sold out!
Take advantage of becoming an immediate member to Storylines and access the members rate $385.00 (includes hui & membership).
When you submit this completed form, you will be taken to the payment page with additional information regarding Cancellation and Registration Transfer Policies.
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