“From Book to Big Screen”

The Master’s program in Book Publishing at PSU is excited to invite you to a public event titled “From Book to Big Screen.” Please join us this Thursday, May 15, at 7:30 p.m. We’ll be learning about the mysterious and exciting process of adapting books for film.

We have some great panelists lined up, including:

  • Charles Deemer, an esteemed screenwriter, playwright, author, and PSU screenwriting professor.
  • Fiona Kenshole, a literary agent, former editor and publisher, and former Vice President of Development Acquisitions at LAIKA (the studio responsible for Coraline, ParaNorman, and the forthcoming Box Trolls).
  • Brendan Wright, Associate Editor at Dark Horse Comics and alumni of USC’s School of Cinematic Arts.
  • The panel will be moderated by Michael Clark, a PSU Associate Professor of English and Coordinator for the Minor in Film Studies at PSU.
The event will begin at 7:30 p.m., and will take place in room 102 of the University Pointe building at Portland State University. This event is free, and open to the public—so feel free to bring friends!
Advertisements