Writers and illustrators are solo operators in the business of ideas. This session is designed for aspiring and published writers, biographers, illustrators and those who have a professional attitude towards the publishing of their books and ideas.
You will learn
- How to build your author brand
- How to write book proposals & manage publicity
- How to manage your time and energy
- Ways to approach collaborations
- How to handle success & rejection
This workshop develops employment-related skills.
About Hazel Edwards
Hazel Edwards is best known for ‘There’s a Hippopotamus on our Roof Eating Cake’ which toured as a musical in 2016. Hazel has also written junior histories and her memoir, ‘Not Just a Piece of Cake; Being an Author’ shares the workstyle behind her over 200 books. The co-written ‘Hijabi Girl’ is her latest junior fiction.
Read more about our Winter School workshops:
Winter School: Writing Grief and Trauma, 10 July
Winter School: How to write your perfect YA novel, 11 July
Winter School: A Crash Course in Freelance Journalism, 13 July
Winter School: Writing and Structuring Memoir, 15 July
Winter School: Lessons from Commercial Fiction, 16 July
Melbourne, VIC 3000
|Event registration fee|
|Concession Member||$ 135.00|