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CANCELED - Literary Career Day Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, 10:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
CANCELED - Literary Career Day
WhereCentral Library
Room LocationLevel 1 - Microsoft Auditorium
AudienceTeens
LanguageEnglish
SummaryThis event is canceled, but will be rescheduled for early 2018. Stay tuned for details.
DescriptionLiterary Career Day is a free, one-day educational program providing young people ages 16 – 24 direct access to literary industry professionals through networking, experiential learning, engaging conversations, and performances. Produced in partnership with One Reel, The Seattle Public Library, Office of Film + Music, Office of Arts & Culture, and Seattle City of Literature. This is the first expansion of the successful City of Music Career Day model which was initially developed by the Seattle Music Commission and actualized by One Reel.
Participants are exposed to a wide range of career opportunities within the literary industries including writing, editing, retail, journalism, publishing, library sciences and more. The purpose of the program is to expand attendees’ ideas of the various career paths available to writers and book lovers, which is so vibrant in our city and renowned nationwide.
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Online registration for youth aged 16-24 is required.

This event is supported by The Seattle Public Library Foundation, author series sponsor Gary Kunis, and media sponsor The Seattle Times. Parking in the Central Library garage is available for $7.
Contact Info*Central Library 206-386-4636 or Ask a Librarian
Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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