3 S.R. Johannes: 2015 Events

2015 Events

Author Visits
  • Feb 24 - CJ Omololu's The Third Twin Release Party* (co-hosting party)
  • March 6 - 8: Language and Literary Education (faculty/signing)
  • March 13 - 14: Southern Breeze Conference (Atlanta, GA) (PAL panel/signing)
  • April 24 - 26: Tallahassee Writers Conference (Tallahassee, FL) (faculty/signing)
  • May 9th: Atlanta Writer's Conference (faculty/signing)
  • June 8/9: GLMA Summer Institute (Faculty with Julie Stokes/Literacy Coordinator for Dalton Middle School and SCBWI Panel)
  • June 19 - 23: Southeastern Writer's Conference (Epworth By The Sea at St. Simons, GA) (faculty/signing)

Need a speaker for your school, library, book club, writing conference, or book event?

Writing topics: writing conferences, book fairs, book festivals:

* Writing teen fiction (YA)
* Writing successful series and sequels
* Writing suspense/thrillers
* Creating strong female protagonists
* Creative Writing 101
* Writing Tough Topics in YA

Publishing industry topics: writing conferences, book fairs, book festivals:
* Being a hybrid author (Traditional/indie)
* Publishing Industry 101
* Working with an Agent/Getting an agent
* Querying an agent
* Indie Publishing

Publishing industry topics: writing conferences, book fairs, book festivals:
* Book Marketing - high level or in depth working sessions
* Branding 101
* Social Media Management

Topics for schools, libraries, childrens' book fairs, book clubs, literary events

* 'Make Your Mark"- motivational for teens
* The publishing industry
* A day in the life of an author
* Creative writing 101
* Writing pageturners

Topics for media center specialists, teachers, educational staff, librarians, literacy coordinators

* Finding environmental themes in children's literature
* How to teach writing to students (professional development)
* Using technology to connect readers and authors virtually
* Teaching using multi-genre/multi-modal writing (professional development)

If you are interested in having S.R. Johannes visit, please email shelli@srjohannes.com for detailed topics/programs and availability.