The Foundations of Getting Published with Jane Friedman
In this 2-hour virtual workshop with publishing industry expert Jane Friedman, you’ll learn not just the foundational principles of getting a book published, but gain up-to-date insight into the changing landscape of the publishing industry, and how you can navigate your own path toward success. You’ll discover what it takes to capture the attention of a New York publisher or literary agent (whether you write fiction or nonfiction) and come away with a better understanding of the commercial publishing business model. Jane shows you how to approach the submissions process with the right expectations and mindset.
This class will cover the following:
- Querying like a pro. Your one-page query letter should be short and sweet and pack a punch.
- Whether you need an agent—who they are and what they do.
- Researching markets (agents and editors) for your work.
- Explore traditional publishing options outside of New York. Learn how to assess the strength and position of any book publisher.
The class will end with a brief discussion of alternative publishing paths (such as self-publishing and hybrid publishing) if your book isn’t suited for a traditional publisher.
For more information and to register, visit: https://writerscircleworkshops.com/
October 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm