The hows, whys and wherefores of editing (and publishing) romance fiction, romantic fiction and commercial women's fiction, from a local and international perspective.
What are the differences between editing romance and other types of fiction? And what is the same?
What we can learn from romance authors, and from their readers?
Presenter: Annabel Blay has worked in publishing and bookselling for over twenty years, and as a freelance editor, writing tutor, and a tutor for editors learning their craft online. Annabel was a participant in the Residential Editorial Program (REP) in 2006, and she was the 2016 Beatrice Davis Editorial Fellow. She is currently Executive Senior Editor at Harlequin Enterprises Australia.
6.30 pm for 7.00 pm start
Venue: Sydney Mechanics’ School of Arts Level 1, 280 Pitt Street, Sydney (between Park and Bathurst streets, near the Town Hall train station.)
This venue is wheelchair accessible and has an ambulant bathroom.
Cost: $20 for members, $25 for non-members , $10 concession available to those holding a current Centrelink or DVA concession card.