October 26-28, 2018 | Pasadena, CA

The Changing Face of Publishing: What All Authors Need To Know

In this illuminating session, literary change agent and publishing consultant April Eberhardt will lead a candid discussion of the pros and cons of the full range of publishing options available to authors today. In addition to traditional and self-publishing, models such as hybrid, partner, cooperative and craft publishing are increasingly attractive to many authors. We’ll discuss the personal, practical and financial implications of each and how to choose the best publishing path for you.

Participants will learn:

Five questions to ask yourself before embarking on your publishing career
Key steps in evaluating your publishing options project by project
Vetting publishers and freelance service providers
Budgeting essentials
Mistakes to avoid