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Sunday, January 20 • 2:00pm - 2:50pm
The Words, They Are a'Changing

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Language is fluid. These days we’re trying to find ways to be more inclusive of all readers, by dropping the standard white-guy-hero tropes and using more gender-neutral words. But sometimes we’re so worried about getting it right that we get it all very wrong. Our panel will discuss the pitfalls and joys of language fluidity.

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Melissa McArthur

Literary Guest, Falstaff Books
Melissa McArthur is the founder and president of Clicking Keys Writer Services, a full-service editing, cover design, and layout company based in the upstate of South Carolina. She also serves as an Acquiring Editor for Falstaff Books, and is an accomplished editor and proofreader.Her... Read More →


Sunday January 20, 2019 2:00pm - 2:50pm EST
Room 8