Concise Archive of CWC Berkeley Speakers

Making Podcasts Work For Writers [SPEAKER SERIES Sunday Nov. 21st]

Researching a Historical Figure: Bringing Charmian Kittredge London to the Page

5 Insider Secrets to Show-Stopping Novel Beginnings

Race as Context: BIPOC California Writers on How Race Informs Writing—May 16th PANEL

April 18th Join Emily Cotler on Author Websites that Really Work

Grantwriting for Writers

Focus and Finish the Writing that Matters with Sage Cohen

Deep Revision with Laurel Yourke

Get Known Everywhere for Authors featuring Jill Lublin: November 15th

The Amazing Life of Feisty Ina Coolbrith, America’s First Poet Laurate – October 18th

Finding & Working with an Agent with Literary Agent Andy Ross – September 20th

May 17th SPEAKER—Paul Shirley—”Writing Like an Athlete to Build Creative Focus”

3/15 – PANEL DISCUSSION with Bay Area Small Press Editors

2/29 – "Call of the Wild" History Walk & Reading with CWC Writers

February 16th SPEAKER—Jan Steckel on Poetry and Activism

"We're All in Freefall" — Interview with 11/17 featured author Lily Iona MacKenzie

11/17 SPEAKER – "You Can Be a Winning Writer" with Joan Gelfland

10/20 SPEAKER – "How Writers Can Avoid Legal Trouble" with Nicholas Jollymore, esq

Interview with Featured Member Gark Mavigan

9/15/19 – SPEAKER: "Causes Cross Genres" with September Williams

5/19 PANEL: "The Working Writer"

April 21st— "Plan Your Novel Like a Pro" with Beth Barany

SPEAKER 3/17/19— "From Print to Performance: Adapting Books to Film and Theater" with Victoria Zackheim

Write Angles: February 2019

Aqueila Lewis-Ross Shares the Power of Poetry February 17th

SPEAKER 11/18: "Mission: Utopia—Writing to Share an Urgent Vision" with Pat Ravasio

SPEAKER 9/16—Marty Nemko, "The Arc of My Career"

CWC Author BOOK LAUNCH June 16th!

The Road to Redemption: From Homelessness to Publishing

April 15th: The Art of Giving Live Readings with Amos White

Save the date for our April 15th Event on Giving Live Readings

See You Sunday! Bookstore Owners Panel

March 18th: Bookstore Owners Panel Discussion

Feb 18th: "Grounding Our Characters to the Real World" with Jacqueline Luckett

Jan 21: How to be a Publishing Success Story with Literary Agent Ted Weinstein

Nov 19th: Author Platform, Branding, and Monetization with Joel Friedlander

See you Sunday at Preservation Park!

10/15 SPEAKER— "Said and Unsaid: Dialogue in Fiction and Memoir" with Laurie Ann Doyle

Sept 17th: How to Craft a Book that Sells, with Nina Amir

JUNE 18: How to Turn Your Book into an Audiobook with Howard Van Es

May 21: How to Get Paid to Write for Magazines and Websites with LeeAnne Krusemark

What They Never Told Me about Being a Writer

Get Inside Your Reader's Brain with Novelist and Scientist Ransom Stephens

4 Publicity Tips from Sunday's Speaker, Cristina Deptula

Feb 19: Creatively Reaching Traditional Media with Publicist Cristina Deptula

“Learning from Leonardo” with Fritjof Capra on November 17th

September 2013 Write Angles

“Building a Platform for Your New Book” with Brooke Warner, September 15th

“Inventing Zorgos” – June 16th’s Speakers are Louise Hart and Kristen Caven

See you Sunday! Julia Flynn Siler on the Last Hawaiian Queen

‘Hawaii’s Last Queen” Julia Flynn Siler to speak on Sunday, May 19th

See You Sunday! Featuring dynamic duo Lloyd Lofthouse and Alon Shalev.

“You CAN Get Published” with Lloyd Lofthouse on April 21st

See You Sunday!

Sunday, 3/17 SPEAKER: “Capturing the Immigrant Experience” with ANGIE CHAU

“A Weaver’s Path to Publication” with Kathleen Curtis Wilson – 2/17/13

Happy Jack London’s Birthday!

January’s Write Angles

David Mitroff to Speak on Leveraging New Technology (January 20, 2013)

November 18 speaker-Scenes for the Novel and the Screen With James Dalessandro

Write Angles Awards First Contest Winner

September Speaker Mamatas Sheds Light on Freytag’s Triangle

June 17th SPEAKER — “Sci-Fi Speaks!” with AYIZE JAMA-EVERETT

April 15th SPEAKER — “Poetry Alive with Change!” with Emeryville’s Poet Laureate JANELL MOON

March 18th SPEAKER — “Writing Novels for the Young Adult Market” with LAURIE MCLEAN

March 3 WORKSHOP — “Social Media Branding for Authors” with Beth and Ezra Barany

February 19th Speaker — Writing a “True Life” Novel with Fred Setterberg

September 18th – “Write That Book Already” with Kathi Kamen Goldmark and Sam Barry

June 15 – “How to Pull the Reader into Your Created World” with Cara Black

10 Ways to Make Your Website Sticky – Linda Lee – May 15

“Status Update” with Matt Stewart 4/17/11

Speakers before 2017 archived here.