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avatar for Viet Thanh Nguyen

Viet Thanh Nguyen

Keynote Speaker
avatar for Jordy Rosenberg

Jordy Rosenberg

Muse 2020 Fellow in Fiction
avatar for Esmé Weijun Wang

Esmé Weijun Wang

Muse 2020 Nonfiction Fellow

Speakers

avatar for Alysia Abbott

Alysia Abbott

FAIRYLAND, A MEMOIR OF MY FATHER
Author
avatar for Heather Abel

Heather Abel

THE OPTIMISTIC DECADE
Author
avatar for Stephanie Abou

Stephanie Abou

Massie McQuilkin Literary Agents
Literary Agent
avatar for Steve Almond

Steve Almond

WILLIAM STONER AND THE BATTLE FOR THE INNER LIFE
Author
avatar for Elizabeth  Ames

Elizabeth Ames

THE OTHER'S GOLD
Author
avatar for Mona Awad

Mona Awad

BUNNY
Author
avatar for Joy Baglio

Joy Baglio

Fiction Writer & Editor
avatar for Jennifer Baker

Jennifer Baker

Electric Literature
Contributing Editor
avatar for Lynne Barrett

Lynne Barrett

MAKING GOOD TIME
Editor
avatar for Amy Elizabeth Bishop

Amy Elizabeth Bishop

Dystel, Goderich & Bourret
Literary Agent
avatar for Nicole Blades

Nicole Blades

HAVE YOU MET NORA?
Author
avatar for Isabelle Bleecker

Isabelle Bleecker

Nordlyset Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Jenna Blum

Jenna Blum

THOSE WHO SAVE US
Author
avatar for Angela Bole

Angela Bole

Independent Book Publishers Association
CEO
avatar for Lisa Borders

Lisa Borders

THE FIFTY-FIRST STATE
Author
avatar for Sari Boren

Sari Boren

TO REST
Playwright
avatar for Lisa Braxton

Lisa Braxton

THE TALKING DRUM
Author
avatar for Colwill Brown

Colwill Brown

Fiction Writer
avatar for Nate Brown

Nate Brown

American Short Fiction
Literary Magazine Editor
avatar for Danielle Burby

Danielle Burby

Nelson Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Susan Canavan

Susan Canavan

Waxman Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Heather Carr

Heather Carr

The Friedrich Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Jamie Carr

Jamie Carr

William Morris Endeavor
Literary Agents
avatar for Christopher Castellani

Christopher Castellani

LEADING MEN
Author
avatar for Sonali Chanchani

Sonali Chanchani

Folio Literary Management
Literary Agent
avatar for K Chess

K Chess

FAMOUS MEN WHO NEVER LIVED
Author
avatar for Lucy Cleland

Lucy Cleland

Kneerim & Williams
Literary Agent
avatar for Jeffrey Colvin

Jeffrey Colvin

AFRICAVILLE
Author
avatar for Marisa Corvisiero

Marisa Corvisiero

Corvisiero Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Mary C. Curtis

Mary C. Curtis

Roll Call
Columnist
avatar for Kerry D'Agostino

Kerry D'Agostino

Curtis Brown, Ltd.
Literary Agent
avatar for Julie Carrick Dalton

Julie Carrick Dalton

WAITING FOR THE NIGHT SONG
Author
avatar for Reiko Davis

Reiko Davis

DeFiore and Company
Literary Agent
avatar for Leah DeCesare

Leah DeCesare

FORKS, KNIVES, AND SPOONS
Author
avatar for Stephanie Delman

Stephanie Delman

Sanford J. Greenburger Associates
Literary Agent
avatar for Sara DiVello

Sara DiVello

WHERE IN THE OM AM I?
Author
FD

Frances Donovan

MAD QUICK HAND OF THE SEASHORE
Poet
avatar for Anjali Duva

Anjali Duva

FAINT PROMISE OF RAIN
Author
avatar for Susanna Einstein

Susanna Einstein

Einstein Literary Management
Literary Agent
avatar for Jonathan Escoffery

Jonathan Escoffery

Fiction & Nonfiction Writer
avatar for Sorche Fairbank

Sorche Fairbank

Fairbank Literary
Literary Agent
avatar for Kali Fajardo-Anstine

Kali Fajardo-Anstine

SABRINA & CORINA
Author
avatar for John Farrell

John Farrell

THE CLOCK AND THE CAMSHAFT, AND OTHER MEDIEVAL INVENTIONS WE STILL CAN'T LIVE WITHOUT
Author
avatar for Michele Ferrari

Michele Ferrari

Fiction Writer
avatar for Jennifer  Ferrari-Adler

Jennifer Ferrari-Adler

Union Literary
Literary Agent
avatar for Cherise Fisher

Cherise Fisher

Wendy Sherman Associates
Literary Agent
avatar for Emily Franklin

Emily Franklin

LAST NIGHT AT THE CIRCLE CINEMA
Author
avatar for Lori Galvin

Lori Galvin

Aevitas Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Anne Gaughen

Anne Gaughen

REIGN THE EARTH
Author
avatar for Amina Gautier

Amina Gautier

THE LOSS OF ALL LOST THINGS
Author
avatar for Regie Gibson

Regie Gibson

STORMS BENEATH THE SKIN
Poet
avatar for Mollie Glick

Mollie Glick

Creative Artists Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Manuel Gonzales

Manuel Gonzales

THE REGIONAL OFFICE IS UNDER ATTACK!
Author
avatar for Reyna Grande

Reyna Grande

A DREAM CALLED HOME
Author
avatar for Lynne Griffin

Lynne Griffin

GIRL SENT AWAY
Author
avatar for Christine Gross-Loh

Christine Gross-Loh

THE PATH: WHAT CHINESE PHILOSOPHERS CAN TEACH US ABOUT THE GOOD LIFE
Author
avatar for Lisa Grubka

Lisa Grubka

Fletcher & Co.
Literary Agent
avatar for Desmond Hall

Desmond Hall

YOUR CORNER DARK
Author
avatar for Annie Hartnett

Annie Hartnett

RABBIT CAKE
Author
avatar for Calvin Hennick

Calvin Hennick

ONCE MORE TO THE RODEO
Author
avatar for Nakia Hill

Nakia Hill

I STILL DID IT
Author
avatar for Allison Pottern Hoch

Allison Pottern Hoch

Fiction Writer
avatar for Michelle Hoover

Michelle Hoover

BOTTOMLAND
Author
avatar for Molly Howes

Molly Howes

A GOOD APOLOGY
Author
avatar for Carrie Howland

Carrie Howland

Howland Literary
Literary Agent
avatar for Annie Hwang

Annie Hwang

Folio Literary Management
Literary Agency
avatar for Emi Ikkanda

Emi Ikkanda

Seal Press
Editor
avatar for Eleanor Jackson

Eleanor Jackson

Dunow, Carlson & Lerner
Literary Agent
avatar for Kaitlyn Johnson

Kaitlyn Johnson

Corvisiero Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Daphne Kalotay

Daphne Kalotay

BLUE HOURS
Author
avatar for Marjan Kamali

Marjan Kamali

THE STATIONERY SHOP
Author
avatar for Angie Kim

Angie Kim

MIRACLE CREEK
Author
avatar for Crystal King

Crystal King

THE CHEF'S SECRET
Author
avatar for Geeta Kothari

Geeta Kothari

Kenyon Review
Literary Magazine Editor
avatar for Carolyn Kuebler

Carolyn Kuebler

New England Review
Literary Magazine Editor
avatar for Maya Lang

Maya Lang

WHAT WE CARRY
Author
avatar for John Langan

John Langan

CHILDREN OF THE FANG AND OTHER GENEALOGIES
Author
avatar for Amanda Leduc

Amanda Leduc

DISFIGURED: ON FAIRY TALES, DISABILITY, AND MAKING SPACE
Author
avatar for Mira T. Lee

Mira T. Lee

EVERYTHING HERE IS BEAUTIFUL
Author
avatar for Jennifer De Leon

Jennifer De Leon

DON'T ASK ME WHERE I'M FROM
Author
avatar for Rachel Letofsky

Rachel Letofsky

CookeMcDermid
Literary Agent
avatar for Paul Levine

Paul Levine

Paul S. Levine Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Alison Lewis

Alison Lewis

Zoë Pagnamenta Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Bibi Lewis

Bibi Lewis

Ethan Ellenberg Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Ashley Lopez

Ashley Lopez

Waxman Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Sandy Lu

Sandy Lu

L. Perkins Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Ron MacLean

Ron MacLean

WE MIGHT AS WELL LIGHT SOMETHING ON FIRE
Author
avatar for Stephen Macone

Stephen Macone

Nonfiction Writer
avatar for Pooja Makhijani

Pooja Makhijani

UNDER HER SKIN: HOW GIRLS EXPERIENCE RACE IN AMERICA
Editor
avatar for Anthony Marra

Anthony Marra

THE TSAR OF LOVE AND TECHNO
Author
avatar for Beth Marshea

Beth Marshea

Ladderbird Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Alex Marzano-Lesnevich

Alex Marzano-Lesnevich

THE FACT OF A BODY
Author
avatar for Brendan Mathews

Brendan Mathews

THIS IS NOT A LOVE SONG
Author
avatar for Stacy Mattingly

Stacy Mattingly

Unlikely Angel
Author
avatar for Nina McConigley

Nina McConigley

COWBOYS AND EAST INDIANS
Author
avatar for Caitlin McGill

Caitlin McGill

Nonfiction Writer
avatar for James McGowan

James McGowan

BookEnds
Literary Agent
avatar for Tanya McKinnon

Tanya McKinnon

McKinnon Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Andrea Meyer

Andrea Meyer

ROOM FOR LOVE
Author
avatar for Louise Miller

Louise Miller

THE LATE BLOOMERS' CLUB
Author
avatar for Melody Moezzi

Melody Moezzi

THE RUMI PRESCRIPTION: HOW AN ANCIENT MYSTIC POET CHANGED MY MODERN MANIC LIFE
Author
avatar for Joseph Moldover

Joseph Moldover

EVERY MOMENT AFTER
Author
avatar for Wayétu Moore

Wayétu Moore

SHE WOULD BE KING
Author
avatar for Christina Morgan

Christina Morgan

Serendipity Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for David Mura

David Mura

A STRANGER'S JOURNEY: RACE, IDENTITY & NARRATIVE CRAFT IN WRITING
Author
avatar for Dana Murphy

Dana Murphy

The Book Group
Literary Agent
avatar for Cassie Mannes Murray

Cassie Mannes Murray

Howland Literary
Literary Agent
avatar for Sahar Mustafah

Sahar Mustafah

THE BEAUTY OF YOUR FACE
Author
avatar for Rani Neutill

Rani Neutill

Nonfiction Writer
avatar for Celeste Ng

Celeste Ng

LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE
Author
avatar for Kiana Nguyen

Kiana Nguyen

Donald Maass Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Robert O'Neil

Robert O'Neil

FinePrint Literary
Literary Agent
avatar for Porsha Olayiwola

Porsha Olayiwola

I SHIMMER SOMETIMES, TOO
Author
avatar for Daniel José Older

Daniel José Older

SHADOWSHAPER LEGACY
Author
avatar for Amber Oliver

Amber Oliver

Harper & Harper Perennial
Editor
avatar for Amaryah Orenstein

Amaryah Orenstein

GO Literary
Literary Agent
avatar for Jessica Papin

Jessica Papin

Dystel, Goderich & Bourret
Literary Agent
VP

Vikram Paralkar

NIGHT THEATER
Author
avatar for Mitali Perkins

Mitali Perkins

FORWARD ME BACK TO YOU
Author
avatar for Sarah Phair

Sarah Phair

Greenburger Associates
Literary Agent
avatar for Aemilia Phillips

Aemilia Phillips

Stuart Krichevsky Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Maria Pinto

Maria Pinto

Fiction Writer
avatar for Deborah Plummer

Deborah Plummer

SOME OF MY FRIENDS ARE...
Author
avatar for Regina Porter

Regina Porter

THE TRAVELERS
Author
CP

Christine Pride

Fiction Writer
avatar for Virginia Pye

Virginia Pye

SHELF LIFE OF HAPPINESS
Author
avatar for Katie Raissian

Katie Raissian

Grove Atlantic
Editor
avatar for Kiele Raymond

Kiele Raymond

Thompson Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Rishi Reddi

Rishi Reddi

PASSAGE WEST
Author
avatar for Melissa Rivero

Melissa Rivero

THE AFFAIRS OF THE FALCÓNS
Author
avatar for Nathan Rostron

Nathan Rostron

Restless Books
Editor
avatar for Jess Row

Jess Row

WHITE FLIGHTS
Author
avatar for Hank Phillippi Ryan

Hank Phillippi Ryan

THE MURDER LIST
Author
avatar for Whitney Scharer

Whitney Scharer

THE AGE OF LIGHT
Author
avatar for Katrin Schumann

Katrin Schumann

THIS TERRIBLE BEAUTY
Author
avatar for Rion Scott

Rion Scott

THE WORLD DOESN'T REQUIRE YOU
Author
avatar for Michelle Seaton

Michelle Seaton

CHANGE YOUR SCHEDULE, CHANGE YOUR LIFE
Author
avatar for Courtney Sender

Courtney Sender

Fiction & Nonfiction Writer
avatar for Sejal Shah

Sejal Shah

THIS IS ONE WAY TO DANCE
Author
avatar for Anjali Singh

Anjali Singh

Ayesha Pande Literary
Literary Agent
avatar for Anna Solomon

Anna Solomon

THE BOOK OF V.
Author
avatar for Anna Sproul-Latimer

Anna Sproul-Latimer

Ross Yoon Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Jonah Straus

Jonah Straus

Straus Literary
Literary Agent
avatar for Adam Stumacher

Adam Stumacher

Fiction & Nonfiction Writer
avatar for Dariel Suarez

Dariel Suarez

A KIND OF SOLITUDE
Author
avatar for Pitchaya Sudbanthad

Pitchaya Sudbanthad

BANGKOK WAKES TO RAIN
Author
avatar for Saba Sulaiman

Saba Sulaiman

Talcott Notch
Literary Agent
avatar for Shubha Sunder

Shubha Sunder

Fiction Writer
avatar for Grace Talusan

Grace Talusan

THE BODY PAPERS
Author
avatar for Brandon Taylor

Brandon Taylor

REAL LIFE
Author
avatar for Milo Todd

Milo Todd

Fiction Writer
avatar for Monique Truong

Monique Truong

THE SWEETEST FRUITS
Author
avatar for Joy Tutela

Joy Tutela

David Black Literary Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Cindy Uh

Cindy Uh

Creative Artists Agency
Literary Agent
avatar for Deepak Unnikrishnan

Deepak Unnikrishnan

TEMPORARY PEOPLE
Author
avatar for Paloma Valenzuela

Paloma Valenzuela

THE PINEAPPLE DIARIES
Director, Producer, & Writer
avatar for Mitchell Waters

Mitchell Waters

Brandt & Hochman
Literary Agent
avatar for Tim Weed

Tim Weed

A FIELD GUIDE TO MURDER & FLY FISHING
Author
avatar for Rebecca Bratten Weiss

Rebecca Bratten Weiss

TALKING TO SNAKES
Author
avatar for Artress Bethany White

Artress Bethany White

SURVIVOR'S GUILT: ESSAYS ON RACE AND AMERICAN IDENTITY
Author
avatar for Lauren Wilkinson

Lauren Wilkinson

AMERICAN SPY
Author
avatar for Steve Woodward

Steve Woodward

Graywolf Press
Editor
avatar for Michael Zapata

Michael Zapata

THE LOST BOOK OF ADANA MOREAU
Author