Getting Published: A Discussion on "Self-Publishing, Traditional Publishing, & Literary Agents"

Georgetown Library

Getting Published: A Discussion on "Self-Publishing, Traditional Publishing, & Literary Agents"

Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, 2 p.m.

Calling all local authors, aspiring writers, and other members of the DC literary community! Join Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts for a meet-up, networking and workshop session about various aspects of publishing.

Topics that will be addressed include:
- Finding and Obtaining a Literary Agent
- Do You Even Need a Literary Agent?
- Self-Publishing - Benefits, Risks, and How to Do it Right
- Copyright and Trademark Law for Authors
- When Do You Need to Get a Lawyer?
- Royalties and Revenue Streams for Authors
- Publishing Contracts and Negotiations - Who Owns the Rights to Your Book?
- Intellectual Property Issues Faced by Authors and Publishers in the Digital Age