Researching and Finding the Right Publisher (and Compelling Cover Letters)
Summary:Finding the right publisher isn’t a simple Google away, and there are a lot of trip hazards along the way. This course will detail how to research publishers the right way, to understand the industry and maximise your chance of success. We’ll also discuss how to contact your ideal publisher, navigate the minefields of submission guidelines, and create the perfect cover letter.
This seminar will take place online. Detailed instructions for participation will be provided.
Book all three of the Mastering the Publisher Submission Package Intensive workshops and save! You can access the workshops at a discount and come out with a whole publisher submission package. For more information, click here.
About the Tutor:
Nadine Davidoff is a freelance book editor and writing/editing teacher with extensive trade publishing experience. She has worked as a Senior Editor at Random House and a Commissioning Editor at Black Inc. Nadine has taught in RMIT’s Professional Writing and Editing course and she teaches the annual Fiction Editing Masterclass in Melbourne University’s Masters of Publishing program. She has delivered numerous courses for writers’ centres Australia-wide.
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