Online: Pathways to Publication (webinar)

Writers Victoria

Event Date: 
22 November 2017
Author / Presenters: 
Carly Findlay

This webinar is part of the Write-ability Goes Regional and Online program for writers with disability, but it is open to all.
You will learn:
how to find your writing voice
how to pitch to editors and publishers
how to cope with criticism
where to build connections
should you write for free?
About Carly Findlay
Carly Findlay is an award-winning writer, speaker and appearance activist. Carly has the rare, severe skin condition called Ichthyosis. She writes on disability issues for publications including ABC, Daily Life and SBS. She was named as one of Australia’s most influential women in the 2014 Australian Financial Review and Westpac 100 Women of Influence Awards. She has appeared on ABC's 'You Can't Ask That' and 'Cyber Hate' with Tara Moss, and has been a regular on various ABC radio programs. Carly is currently writing her first book - a memoir - to be published by HarperCollins in 2018. Read her writing on appearance diversity and disability at carlyfindlay.com.au
About Write-ability
Write-ability Goes Regional and Online has been assisted by the Australian government through the Department of Communication and the Arts’ Catalyst—Australian Arts and Culture Fund. Write-ability is also supported by the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation and the Grace Marion Wilson Trust. The Write-ability program is a partnership between Writers Victoria and Arts Access Victoria.
Online courses
Recommended requirements for webinar access:
On a PC
· Internet Explorer 9, Mozilla Firefox 34, Google Chrome 39 (JavaScript enabled) or the latest version of each web browser
· Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 or later
· Cable modem, DSL or better Internet connection (1 Mbps or faster)
· Dual-core 2.4GHz CPU or faster with 2GB or more of RAM
On a Mac
· Safari 6, Firefox 34, Google Chrome 39 (JavaScript enabled) or the latest version of each web browser
· Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) or newer
· Cable modem, DSL or better Internet connection (1 Mbps or faster)
· Intel processor (2GB of RAM or better)
On an iPad, iPhone, Android or Windows mobile device
· Free GoToWebinar app from the App Store, Google Play or Windows Store
· Strong WiFi connection