Did you see? A tentative list of the UtopYA 2015 panel sessions has been announced, and I’m so, so, so excited (especially about the blogger one; I’m on that panel!)!!
This year, UtopYA is creating tracks–one of beginnings, and one for the more experienced, and it’s going to be EPIC!!!
Here’s the tentative panel list (subject to change; the final panel sessions come down to best-attended, utopYA-mission oriented, most popular, which guests are able to attend, and who is qualified to speak about the topics):
So You Wanna be a Writer?
So You Wanna be a Book Blogger/Tuber?
Your 1st BookSigning
Dealing with Doubts as a Writer
What to look for in a Beta Reader
Expanding Your Empire
It’s All About The Money…and how you manage it.
Is Time Travel Possible?
Why YA Matters
The Rise of Steampunk
He Said/She Said
More Than Books: Writing for Graphic Novels/Movie Scripts/Games/TV/Web
Building Your Author Brand & Platform
The Past, Present and Future of Publishing
Gender roles & stereotypes in YA and NA Lit
Tense Time Warp: Raise the Tension with Past & Present Tense and Point of View
ClockWise World Building
How to Make Your Book Tour Run Like Clockwork
Online Bookstore Sales & Marketing 101
The Golden Age of the Book Trailer
Time for Serials
What a Difference a Year Makes
Your Time to Shine
Want a more detailed listing of what each of these panels is about? Check out UtopYAcon.com for more information, including summaries of each!