About the Talk
February 11, 2009 12:00 PM
New York Marriott Marquis Times Square, 1535 Broadway, New York, NY 10036New York Marriott Marquis Times Square, 1535 Broadway, New York, NY 10036
Every November, kids and adults forsake sleep and basic hygiene to take part in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), a thirty-day writing contest with strange rules, crummy prizes, and a following like no other on the planet. National Novel Writing Month founder Chris Baty will talk about NaNoWriMo’s improbable ten-year history and share some of the event’s deeply hopeful signs for the publishing industry.