Dec 07 2019
Book Publicity 101

Book Publicity 101

Presented by Indiana Writers Center at Indiana Writers Center

Instructor: Leslie D. Davis

“What does a book publicist do? What do they not do? What am *I* supposed to do?!”

Book Publicity 101 answers all these questions and more. This course covers all the basics for authors either interested in traditional publishing or considering hiring a publicist on their own. Topics include:

Sample book launch timeline
What a book publicist actually does
What a publicist needs from you
Best tips for a successful partnership
Press releases
Book reviews
Print media
Radio, podcasts, & television
Soliciting quotes /blurbs/endorsements
Book launch parties, signings, & other events
Publicity angles for news & pop culture trends
Continued publicity months & years post-publication
How digital media intersect with marketing
And much more!

Bring your book or work in progress, and bring your questions. We’ve got a lot to cover!

Admission Info

$100 nonmembers, $64 members, $56 student members/teacher members/senior members/military members/librarian members

Phone: 3172550710


Dates & Times

2019/12/07 - 2019/12/07

Location Info

Indiana Writers Center

1125 Brookside Avenue, Suite B25, Indianapolis, IN 46202

Parking Info

Parking is located behind the Indiana Art Center in Broad Ripple. The Indiana Writers Center is in the smaller building behind the IAC, not the main building.

Accessibility Info