Upcoming Event
Event Name: Indie Authors Day
Event Occurs: Once
Event Description: Features speakers and workshops on topics related to independent book publishing, marketing, writing, and more. Hosted by the Aiken Chapter of the South Carolina Writer's Association. For more information, please call the Library at 642-2020, ext. 1131.

Indie Author Day Schedule:
Emcee: Steve Gordy
10:00 - 10:30 am - Registration and refreshments
10:30 - 11:15 am - Diana Hunt "The Good and the Bad of Travel Writing"
11:30 - 12:15 pm - Mary Sturgill "So You Want to Do an Audio Book?" Learn the Basics of Creating Your Audio Book and Growing Your Audience.
12:15 - 1:30 pm - Lunch Time/ Second drawing for "Blind Date with a Book" door prizes "Don't Think You Can Write? Don't Worry About It. Get Ready for Writing Sprints with Ken Doyle"
1:30 - 2:15 pm - YBR Publishing "The Yellow Brick Road to Print"
2:30 - 3:15 pm - Derek Berry "Publishing Short Fiction: A Guide to Literary Magazines" A talk covering do's and don'ts for submitting short fiction, both what to do in a cover letter and how to navigate the lit journal market.
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm - Panel: Priscilla Denehy, Denise Parmentier, Kathy Widener "Turning Memories into Stories"
4:30 pm - 5:15 pm - Panel: Candace Carter, Mary Beth Gibson, Sasscer Hill "Focus on Fiction"
Event Class: General
Website Address: https://www.abbe-lib.org/events/indie-author-day-pt-1/
Contact Phone: 803-642-2020 ext. 1131
Contact Email: n/a
Start Date/Time: 10/12/2019 10:00 AM
End Date/Time: 10/12/2019 5:00 PM
Directions: Aiken County Public Library
314 Chesterfield St SW
Aiken, SC 29801