The Business of Writing International Summit at the University of Louisville’s Shelby Campus [Books]

Business of Writing Summit

Keynote Speaker,  Andrea Gardner , is from Glasgow, Scotland. She is the creator of The Power of Words which has had more than 14 million views worldwide on YouTube. This led her to write the 2012 Best-Selling book: Change Your Words, Change Your World.

Build your author platform and learn how to grow your book sales. This two day event for writers and authors features multiple programming tracks for Self-Publishing; eBooks and Social Media; and Book Promotion and Marketing (including international marketing). Sessions are presented by industry experts and will be relevant to your success.

The Summit is designed to educate, inspire and inform writers about growing their book sales and building their author presence. It provides a networking opportunity for attendees and to share the latest resources, tools and technologies.

Event Location:

The University of Louisville's Shelby Campus

9001 Shelbyville Road, Louisville, KY  40222


Saturday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm

Sunday 7:30 am to 2:00 pm

Pre-Summit Event: 

Self Publishing Workshop with Peggy DeKay

Author of Self Publishing For Virgins

Writers self publish for three reasons: money, creative control and timing. This class will lead you through the process of self publishing from manuscript to marketing your finished book. Using CreateSpace and Microsoft Word, an author can quickly self-publish a book with little money and limited computer skills. Whether an aspiring author or a published author looking for a better way, this class is for you. (excerpt from the website)

Friday, August 10, 2012

10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Lunch is provided

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