Publishing

  • October 23, 2017

    Self-Publishing the Smart Way

    With Andrew Shaffer. If you want your self-published book to stand out among the hundreds of thousands of books published every year, it needs to be professionally edited and formatted. Most important, it needs a professional-looking cover. Unfortunately, this means you can end up thousands of dollars in the hole before ever selling a single book. If you know what software to use and what pitfalls to avoid, though, you can professionally publish your own books without breaking the bank. Topics include editing, cover design, ebook and print book formatting, and sales and ...

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Mondays, October 23 - November 27
    • Time:
      5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY,
      40507
    • Cost:
      $78
    • Addl Info:
         

      Register now for Self-Publishing the Smart Way.

  • December 2, 2017

    Negotiating Skills & Writers’ Rights

    With Milt Toby. Writers understand the importance of negotiating favorable terms before signing a publishing contract, but few understand how the process actually works. Part science, part art, negotiating is a skill that can be learned. Join attorney Milt Toby, Vice President of the American Society of Journalists and Authors, and learn the basics of negotiation and authors' rights. [ALL LEVELS] [ONE-TIME CLASS] [NEW!]

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Saturday, December 2
    • Time:
      10:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY,
      40507
    • Cost:
      $30
    • Addl Info:
         

      Register now for Negotiating Skills & Writers’ Rights.