Chicago-North RWA Spring Fling Writers’ Conference Spring Fling Registration If you are human, leave this field blank. 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Yes No Interested in volunteering at Spring Fling? Yes No Entered in 2020 Fire & Ice contest? Yes No RWA Member? * Yes No RWA Member Number * Chicago-North or Windy City chapter member? Yes No Are you a workshop presenter? Yes Do you wish to attend Damon Suede's Trope-Tastic class? (Additional $50 fee applies.) Yes Class will take place Thursday, April 30, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Class is limited to 75 participants. Participating editors and agents will be taking pitches at the conference. Would you like to request a pitch appointment? Yes NOTE: Pitch appointments are on a first-come, first-served basis, based on registration and payment date. If you have a manuscript and would like to pitch to an agent or editor, rank your appointment preferences from 1 to 6. Please rank the agents/editors only if you meet their specific guidelines! You do not have to rank all six. If you make an appointment to pitch an editor or agent, please come prepared with a copy of your first 250 words to turn in at registration. Sarah Blumenstock, editor, Berkley Books Commercial women’s fiction and romance—both historical and contemporary. Mary Altman, editor, Sourcebooks Casablanca Romance in all subgenres, women's fiction, urban fantasy, YA (especially suspense/thrillers, action/adventure/survival, and LGBTQIA). Mara Delgado Sanchez, editor, St. Martin's Press Romance in all categories, women's fiction and YA. Jessica Watterson, agent, Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency Romance in all subgenres, women's fiction, cozy mysteries, YA (fantasy, contemporary, LGBTQ). Kelli Martin, agent, Wendy Sherman Associates Contemporary romance, romantic suspense, women's fiction. Erin Hennicke, film scout, Franklin & Siegel & Associates Erin cannot acquire anything directly from authors, but can give advice on how viable your idea is in the current entertainment industry, and how to submit to agents. Special Meal Request(s) Vegan Gluten-free Food allergies (please describe) Guest meal ticket(s) for gala - $75 each The number of extra meal tickets you need, if any. Your meal is included in registration; you pay extra only if you wish to invite a guest or guests. Date Fees Registration Workshop presenter registration Trope-Tastic class Guest meal ticket(s) Total When you click the "Register" button, you will be taken to PayPal to pay this amount.