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Saturday, April 25 • 9:00am - 9:50am
[LEGACY] The Pitfalls of Traditional Publishing

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Before you sign on that dotted line, get an agent, and collect your advance, there are some things to consider. There are many awesome agents, editors, and publishers out there, but they may not be awesome for you and your work. There are bad actors out there, ready to take advantage of those who don’t know better. When is signing the contract in your best interest? What are some warning signs that all may not be as it should be? What are your writing career goals, and will this agent, this editor, this publisher support you and your goals? In this panel we’ll talk about some of these issues, share stories, and pass along some hard-won wisdom.

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Colleen Nye

Author, Digital Quill Services
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Claire Winn

Claire is a science fiction and fantasy author represented by the Belcastro Literary Agency. A gamer at heart, she writes books that are fast-paced, snarky, and driven by fierce, flawed characters. Since graduating from Northwestern University, Claire has worked as a legal writer... Read More →

Saturday April 25, 2020 9:00am - 9:50am EDT
EMC IV Located on the 2nd floor of the Executive Meeting Center

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