Do you want to make a living from your writing?
Learn how to fund your writing using grants, residencies and awards, what it takes to build your author profile using media and social media, and what opportunities exist beyond the world of books at The Business of Being a Writer. This seminar brings together an all-star line-up of experienced industry professionals to introduce new and emerging writers to the business side of being a professional writer.
Hosted by Fremantle Press CEO Jane Fraser, Publisher Georgia Richter and Marketing and Communications Manager Claire Miller, our guests are award-winning and bestselling authors Liz Byrski, Gail Jones and Alice Nelson, Australia Council Director of Literature Wenona Byrne, Hancock Creative social media mentor Lisa Shearon, Small Press Network General Manager Tim Coronel, award-winning screen director Alison James, Black Swan State Theatre Company Literary Director Polly Low and Red Room Poetry Director Tamryn Bennett.
Date: Saturday 23 February 2019
Time: 12.30 pm to 4 pm
Location: UWA Water Sports Complex, 9 Hackett Drive, Crawley
Cost: $25.50 general admission
A discounted price of $20.00 is available to Four Centres members. Ask you local writing centre for your access code.