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Inside Publishing & Pitch-to-Publisher session at WordFest

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Cove Civic Centre - Hall 3 & 4

1 Ragamuffin Drive

Hallett Cove, SA 5158

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Ever wondered about the life journey of a book? Join Wakefield Press director, Michael Bollen to learn about the process of book publishing, from your pitch to the moment when your book hits the shelves. This presentation will include an overview of costing, editing, design, typesetting, printing, publicity and sale processes. After a delicious morning tea, authors in the audience (limited to twelve and subject to booking) are invited to pitch their work to Michael, no matter what the genre. He will give advice, regardless of whether your work fits Wakefield Press.

Your chance to pitch!

12 Authors will get their chance to pitch their ideas to our special guest publisher, Michael Bollen of Wakefield Press..... this could be you! Secure your spot by booking your ticket.

AUTHOR PITCHING GUIDELINES:

  • PITCH-TO-PUBLISHER SLOTS ARE LIMITED TO TWELVE & BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL
  • AUTHORS WILL BE GIVEN A STRICT 5 MINUTE TIME SLOT = 30 SECOND PITCH TIME + 4.5 MINUTE PUBLISHER FEEDBACK
  • AUTHORS THAT HAVE BOOKED A PITCH SESSION ARE WELCOME TO EMAIL A BRIEF ABOUT THEMSELVES & THEIR PROJECT/PITCH CONTENT OF NO MORE THAN ONE PAGE FOR REVIEW PRIOR TO PRESENTATION. THIS BRIEF MUST BE SUBMITTED TO TRACEY NOAH AT THE EMAIL ADDRESS BELOW NO LATER THAN C.O.B FRIDAY 18 OCTOBER
  • A RUNNING ORDER OF AUTHORS PITCH TIME SLOTS WILL BE EMAILED PRIOR TO THE PRESENTATION

WordFest enquiries to Tracey Noah: tracey.noah@marion.sa.gov.au

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1 Ragamuffin Drive

Hallett Cove, SA 5158

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