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Saturday, May 16 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Beyond Craft: 10 Things You Need to Know About the Business/Legal Side of Being a Creative Person

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Industry professionals discuss a mishmash of topics on the business/legal side of writing, such as copyright registration (process and benefits); important things to watch out for in contracts (for publication, for film/TV, for international publication); how to work with agents, editors, translators, foreign publishers; setting up your fees and rates; incorporation; etc. etc. etc.


Bridget Smith

Agent, JABberwocky Literary Agency
Bridget Smith has been an agent at JABberwocky Literary Agency since May 2019. She grew up in Connecticut and graduated from Brown University with a BA in anthropology in 2010. After graduation, she interned at Don Congdon Associates, worked at a secondhand bookstore, and read submissions... Read More →
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Ken Liu

https://kenliu.name) is an American author of speculative fiction. He has won the Nebula, Hugo, and World Fantasy awards, as well as top genre honors in Japan, Spain, and France, among other countries.Liu’s debut novel, The Grace of Kings, is the first volume in a silkpunk epic... Read More →

Joshua Bilmes

Joshua Bilmes founded JABberwocky Literary Agency in 1994, and represents many of the top names in speculative fiction, including #1 bestselling authors Brandon Sanderson and Charlaine Harris, other NY Times bestselling authors such as John Hemry, Simon R. Green, Peter V. Brett and... Read More →

Sam Morgan

Sam Morgan is a literary agent based out of Brooklyn, NY. He specializes in fantasy and science fiction. He represents such authors as Jenn Lyons, Megan E. O'Keefe, Jay Posey, Alexander C. Kane, and Daniel Polansky.

Saturday May 16, 2020 12:00pm - 1:00pm CDT
Porthos Stream