Come learn the latest about this fast changing area of publishing from two recently self-published authors. Ann Elizabeth Carson, a poet, writer and artist, will talk about her experience self-publishing through a traditional printer. Susan Viets, a former BBC journalist who recently published her memoir, “Picnic at the Iron Curtain“, will discuss print on demand (POD) books, e-books and book apps.
Special guests Mary Perdue who is a photographer and Margaret Lam who is a graphic designer will discuss their experience producing Centennial Portraits last year as an independent project at the Heliconian Club.
- self-publishing costs;
- finding an editor;
- options for cover design;
- options for interior design;
- distribution tips;
- marketing tips; and
- manuscript or print book conversion to an e-book.
Please RSVP by this Thursday for this event if you can, or simply drop-by at Saturday, March 2 from 10a.m. to noon! Admission is $10 to cover the cost of materials.