Finding a Publisher to Fall in Love with Your Work (IN-PERSON)

with Kate Gale

Genres: The Writing Life, Novel

In Person

Advanced

1 Session

Start Date: August 13, 2022
End Date: August 13, 2022
Day of Week: Saturday
Time: 1:10pm - 4:10pm PT
Capacity: 15 seats
Member Price: $81.00
General Price: $90.00

You sat at your computer eating jellybeans and writing for hours, weeks, months, years. You’ve written something you’re proud of. This book is a thing of beauty; you need to find a publisher who loves your work. But how? Shall you wander the halls of AWP? Search online? Go to New York? Call your aunt who knows a lot of stuff? In this one-day session, we will create a plan for every member of the class for how you are going to find a publisher.

This class may be moved online for some or all sessions depending on the COVID-19 public health guidelines and Hugo House’s current in-person program policy. We are monitoring the situation daily. Hugo House prioritizes the health of our students and staff.

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Kate Gale

Kate Gale

Kate Gale is the co-founder and Managing Editor of Red Hen Press. She is the author of several books of poetry and of the libretto Rio de Sangre which was performed at the Florentine Opera.

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