Submission Roulette II (Video)
What goes through an editor’s mind when they read the first lines of your story? What can you do right away to hook them and keep them turning pages? Which tired moves make them groan and lose interest fast? One of our most exciting salon events is back by popular demand! Recommended Reading editors Halimah Marcus and Brandon Taylor return to edit your anonymous first pages, submitted just for this event. They will read each page for the first time live on screen, sharing their immediate reactions as they go. This event took place on Monday, July 19, 2021, as part of Electric Literature’s Summer Salon Series. After purchase, you will receive an email with a private link to stream the video as often as you like. Runtime is 1 hr 29 min.