WPP Creativity Writing Conference-Keynote Speaker: Thomas Fox Averill

We are proud to announce Thomas Fox Averill is our Keynote Speaker at this years writer’s conference.  Mr. Averill will be presenting:

“Knowing it Cold, Writing it Hot”

The “breathing in” that means–breathing in the atmosphere and environment and themes/subjects through travel and research.

Thomas Fox Averill is writer-in-residence and professor of English at Washburn University in Topeka, where he teaches courses in creative writing, Kansas literature, folklore and film. He is the author of two novels: Secrets of the Tsil Cafe, (BlueHen/ Penguin Putnam, 2001) and The Slow Air of Ewan MacPherson (BlueHen/Berkley, 2003). He has also produced several collections of short stories, as well as numerous articles and poems, He won the 2006 Kansas Arts Commission Fellowship in Fiction. http://www.washburn.edu/cas/english/taverill 

There is still time to register for the conference at the discounted rate.  Check out http://www.kansascityvoices.com/03calendar/calendar.shtml to learn more.

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One Response to WPP Creativity Writing Conference-Keynote Speaker: Thomas Fox Averill

  1. clarkson says:

    >The company I works in company is searching for a Funny Motivational keynote Speaker, stand-up and corporate comedian? It should motivate our attendees to take interest in the activities on your agenda that follow.Can you suggest someone in our area.Can someone suggest.

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