Publishing Day – supported by Words Ireland & Wicklow Arts Office, in assoc. with dlr Arts Office
September 26, 2015
Date: Saturday 26 September 2015
Venue: dlr LexIcon
Cost: €30 / €25 IWC Members – Payments by cash only on the day
The ever-popular Publishing Day series, catering to writers of all forms, goes on the road this September. Our expert line-up will address the challenges facing writers today and provide insight into the publishing process from start to finish. Hear from editor Brendan Barrington (Penguin Ireland/The Dublin Review) and writer and Laureate for Irish Fiction, Anne Enright, as well as publicist Peter O’Connell and literary agents Paul and Susan Feldstein about best practice for submissions and their own experiences of the industry.
This event is kindly supported by Words Ireland & Wicklow Arts Office, in association with dlr Arts Office.
10.30–11.40: Brendan Barrington on the editorial and submissions process
11.50–13.00: Paul & Susan Feldstein on the role of a literary agent
13.00–14.00: Break for lunch
14.00–15.10: Peter O’Connell will discuss book publicity
15.15–16.15: Laureate for Irish fiction, Anne Enright on being a writer
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