Education and Lunch for Authors

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Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
University Ballroom, Floor 1, Marriott

Developed for author guests at Winter Institute, this lunch panel features booksellers who have formulated best practices for creating events that benefits both store and author. This session will cover a number of issues, from author publicity to dealing with pre-event nerves. Panelists: Nina Barrett, Bookends & Beginnings (Evanston, IL), Linda Kass, Gramercy Books (Bexley, OH), Susan Hans O'Connor, Penguin Bookshop (Sewickley, PA), Joan Trygg, Red Balloon Bookshop (St. Paul, MN), Alex George, Skylark Bookshop (Columbia, MO)

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Independent bookstores act as community anchors; they serve a unique role in promoting the open exchange of ideas, enriching the cultural life of communities, and creating economically vibrant neighborhoods.




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