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Saturday, April 29 • 19:00 - 19:50
Why Doesn't Everyone Just Self-Publish Their Work?

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From bloggers who tell you it's easy to the hybrid authors you're fascinated by, self publishing looks attractive. But IS it that easy? What work does that route entail? Learn some tips for places to learn more about publishing, how to check on the publishers, and discover possible markets.

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Cory Doctorow

Guest of Honor
Cory Doctorow is a science fiction author, activist and journalist — the co-editor of Boing Boing (boingboing.net) and the author of many books, most recently WALKAWAY, a novel for adults, IN REAL LIFE, a graphic novel; INFORMATION DOESN’T WANT TO BE FREE, a book about earnin... Read More →
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Merrie Haskell

Author
Merrie Haskell’s novels are The Princess Curse, Handbook for Dragon Slayers and The Castle Behind Thorns. She won the Schneider Family Book Award (Middle Grades) and the DetCon1 Middle Grade Speculative Fiction award, and she was twice a finalist for the Mythopoeic Fantasy Awa... Read More →
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John Scalzi

John Scalzi is a fan of pie and oxygen, not necessarily in that order.