Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Arkansas SCBWI Publishing Workshop

Date(s) - 11/18/2017
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Fayetteville Public Library
401 West Mountain St - Fayetteville, AR 72701

Books in a bookcase

The Arkansas SCBWI Publishing Workshop is Nov. 18, 2017 at the Fayetteville Public Library, Walker Community Room, in Fayetteville from 1-4:30 p.m.

Author, Editor & Publisher Meg Dendler will lead the 2017 Arkansas SCBWI Publishing Workshop on small & independent publishing. In her workshop, Process, Benefits, and Pitfalls of Publishing with an Independent Publisher, she will explore the differences between self-publishing and indie publishing and how authors can decide which route is best for them. A panel of authors working with small and independent publishers will join Dendler at the close to discuss and answer questions.

The workshop is open to all writers. Space is limited. For questions, email

Registration is online. To register, you will select a registration ticket below.

Registration for this event will not be available at the door, so you must pre-register before the event.


Meg Dendler, Author, Editor & Publisher
Meg Dendler has considered herself a writer since she won a picture book contest in 5th grade and entertained her classmates with ongoing sequels for the rest of the year. Beginning serious work as a freelancer in the ‘90s while teaching elementary and middle school, Meg has over 100 articles in print, including interviews with Kirk Douglas, Sylvester Stallone, and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. She has won contests with her short stories and poetry, along with multiple international awards for her best-selling “Cats in the Mirror” alien rescue cat children’s book series. At the Corner of Magnetic and Main is her first adult novel, but it won’t be her last. Meg also works as an editor for Pen-L Publishing and gives talks around her area about writing, publishing, and editing.

Twitter: @MegWelchDendler