Call for Programming – Romance Divas

Romance Divas are currently soliciting proposals for their online conference, September 9 through 11, 2013, and for 2014 general programming.

Romance Divas, an award-winning community for romance writers, is accepting proposals from interested instructors and presenters for our virtual conference Back to School 2013 and for monthly 2014 programming. We are seeking craft-focused workshops for the September event and workshops on craft, business, promotion, writer’s life, and more, for general scheduling. Our workshops are held on the Romance Divas forum.

Proposals for workshops for the September Back to School event should be 1 to 3-day workshops. Proposals for general scheduling should be for workshops of no longer than two weeks.

Your proposal should include:

1. Workshop Title and Duration (days, weeks)
2. Level (Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced or Mixed)
3. Prerequisites
4. Description and outline
5. Presenter bio (including publishing and education credits)
6. Presenter contact information

All Romance Divas workshops are open to all members free of charge.

Proposals for the September 2013 event must be received by 6/15/13 but Romance Divas is always looking for workshop presenters and has opportunities throughout the year.

Decisions for the September 2013 event will be made and presenters contacted for confirmation by 7/15/13. All proposals should be addressed to: Emily Ryan-Davis, rdivasworkshops@gmail.com. Please include “Romance Divas Proposal” in the subject line of your e-mail.

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Published by Victoria Janssen

Victoria Janssen’s writing showcases her voracious lifelong love of books. She reads over 120 new books each year, especially historical romance, fantasy, and space opera, and incorporates these genres into her erotic fiction. Her first erotic novel, The Duchess, Her Maid, The Groom and Their Lover (Harlequin Spice, December 2008), was translated into French and German. Her second Spice novel, The Moonlight Mistress (December 2009), was translated into Italian and nominated for a RT Reviews Reviewers’ Choice Award. Her third novel is The Duke & The Pirate Queen (December 2010). She has also published erotic short stories as Elspeth Potter. When not writing, Victoria conducts research in libraries and graveyards, lectures about writing and selling erotica, and speaks at literary conventions on topics such as paranormal romance, urban fantasy, erotic science fiction/fantasy, and the empowerment of women through unconventional means. Her daily writing blog features professional writing and marketing tips, genre discussion, book reviews, and author interviews. She also guest blogs for Heroes & Heartbreakers and The Criminal Element. She lives in Philadelphia.