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  • Date: March 31
  • Time: 4:30pm - 5:45pm PT

AWP Conference Featured Event: The Thrills and Perils of a Screen Adaptation

Association of Writers & Writing ProgramsJoin celebrated authors Domingo Martinez, Susan Orlean, and Jess Walter discuss their fascinating, heartbreaking, and amusing experiences being involved (or uninvolved) in the adaptation, or rumored adaptation, of their books for television and film. Their presentation represents a full range of experiences with this so-called “fifth genre” (adapting an original work for a different medium).

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Event takes place at the Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference in Los Angeles.