Publishing 101 Workshop: From Submissions to Sales
- October 24, 2017
- 247 Portland St.
- Yarmouth, ME 04096
Islandport Press Publisher Dean Lunt and Editorial Director Melissa Kim will give you a tour of the Islandport Press office and warehouse followed by a tag-team lecture that will bring you up to date on the current state of publishing and the changing ways that books are created, marketed, and sold. They’ll discuss: author market research, the differences between traditional and self publishing, the pros and cons of working with a small press, the submission and review process, sales and distribution, common misconceptions about book publishing, and much more.
A Q&A period will follow the presentation. No manuscripts will be accepted at this event.
Light refreshments will be served.
Special door prize: one attendee will be chosen, at random, to receive a manuscript/portfolio critique (must be present to win).
$20 Early Bird Tickets (up to a week in advance), $25 at the door.