BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//The Society of Authors - ECPv5.10.1//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:The Society of Authors X-ORIGINAL-URL: X-WR-CALDESC:Events for The Society of Authors BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:Europe/London BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:+0000 TZOFFSETTO:+0100 TZNAME:BST DTSTART:20210328T010000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:+0100 TZOFFSETTO:+0000 TZNAME:GMT DTSTART:20211031T010000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20211005T100000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20211005T113000 DTSTAMP:20211129T215027 CREATED:20210928T063059Z LAST-MODIFIED:20211001T090135Z SUMMARY:Self-Publishing 101 DESCRIPTION:In the first in a series of events focused on self-publishing\, SoA Consultant Contracts Advisor Kate Pool talks through members’ most frequently asked questions about self-publishing. In this 90-minute session she will look at what self-publishing is (and what it isn’t)\, picking the right approach\, the impact of format\, the jargon and much more. \nAlso coming up in our SoA @ Home Self-Publishing series:  \n\nSelf Editing Skills for Self Editors: Narrative Distances \nCrowdfunding your Creative Project \n\n  \nWhat will this session cover?\n\nWhat is self-publishing? (and what is it not?)\nHow does it compare to other publishing approaches?\nDecoding the jargon\nChoosing the format and how that might affect sales\n\n  \nPlease note that this event will cover the general principles and practices of being your own publisher. For guidance on specific issues email to get customised advice from our team. \n  \nProgramme\n\nWelcome from Theo Jones\nPresentation from Kate Pool\, Consultant Contracts Advisor\nQ&A A beginner’s guide to common themes in self-publishing with Theo Jones and Kate Pool\n\n  \nSend us your questions in advance\n If you would like to send questions in advance\, email  with ‘Self-Publishing 101’ in the subject header. We will prioritise questions sent in advance and answer as many as we can on the day. \nN.B Please indicate what sort of book you have in mind and whether you have previously self-published. \n \nSoA @ Home Fundraising Bookshop\n  \nBrowse our virtual and Blackwell’s stores featuring books by authors and speakers taking part in the SoA @ Home Festival. When you make a purchase using our affiliate links a percentage will go to the Authors’ Contingency Fund\, providing hardship grants to authors in financial difficulty. \n \nThe Line-UpKate Pool – Consultant Contracts Advisor\nKate Pool advises members on publishing contracts and issues. Former managing editor of The Author. \n  \nTheo Jones – Senior Contracts Advisor\nTheo Jones is a member of the Contracts Advisory team advising members on contracts and queries\, including those pertaining to self-publishing. He is also a co-ordinator of the Scriptwriters Group\, representing writers and makers across digital\, broadcast\, AV and theatre. \nTheo advises members on publishing contracts and issues. He is a coordinator of the Scriptwriters Group. \n  \nBooking\nBook your place using the registration form below. \nAll SoA @ Home professional development events are free for members only but\, if you can afford it\, we recommend a minimum £5 donation to the Authors’ Contingency Fund to help us support authors facing financial hardship during the health crisis. DONATE HERE URL: LOCATION:Online CATEGORIES:SoA @ Home ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg: ORGANIZER;CN="Sophia%20A%20Jackson" END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR