YALC 2014: The First-Ever YA Lit Conference in the UK
The new YA lit conference will host over 50 authors and will include events and panels such as “It’s the end of the world as we know it: the ongoing appeal of dystopia,” “Regenerating the Doctor: Reimagining famous characters,” “Bring me my dragons: writing fantasy today” and more. The conference will be part of London Comic Con.
“This exciting two-day convention taking place 12-13 July will bring together the UK’s YA publishers to provide a host of author events in a dedicated Book Zone, with talks, workshops, signings, a book sales area and publisher stands promoting new and upcoming titles. 50 authors plus a host of industry experts will be taking part in the event over the course of the weekend.”