The organizers of the annual WriteAngles Conference have announced that this year’s edition will be held as an online event in a format that is still to be decided.
The conference had been set for its traditional venue at Mt Holyoke College on October 30th but, due to uncertainty about the safety and permissibility of gatherings because of the COVID-19 pandemic, has had to be cancelled.
The date(s) for the online edition is/are yet to be announced.
“We have decided not to hold an in-person conference this year on October 30 because of uncertainty about conditions in the Fall. We are currently having virtual meetings to plan what we might do instead, possibly involving hosting live panels or speakers via digital streaming — on one or more dates,” reads a statement on the on the WriteAngles website.
PICTURE: David Daley in conversation with Marya Zilberberg at Write Angles 2019 | FungaiFoto