Due to COVID-19 some of our 2020 schedule will be postponed to the Autumn. Please contact Jo McCrum if you would like to suggest or offer an event for 2021 or have any ideas/topics that you would like to address.
Tuesday 24 March 2020, Generating Content for School Visits with Cat Weatherill, 11-4pm, Society of Authors, London. CANCELLED. Click here for details
Cat will share what she does and share her step-by-step method for creating workshops whether you are performing at assemblies and presentations or taking workshops. What works and what do schools want and expect?
Saturday 26 September, CWIG AGM and day conference, 11-4pm, Society of Authors, London. *SAVE THE DATE*
We are back with a lively programme of contributors including: Steve Antony, Keren David, Beth Farrar (Tesco), Dawn Finch, Jane Harris (Bonnier), Curtis Jobling, Liz Kessler, Ross Montgomery, David Prescott (Blackwell's), SF Said, Isabel Thomas, Alex Wheatle and Samantha Williams (Book Love). More details to be announced soon.
Thursday 22 October 2020, Social Media 101 – a crash course for building your brand, with children's writers Candy Gourlay and Chitra Soundar, 6-8pm, Society of Authors, London. *SAVE THE DATE*
How do you effectively create and build your author profile (brand) on social media and the Internet? Candy and Chitra will cover all the basics of Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, author websites and blogs – giving you tips to back up social media efforts in the real world, as well as how to develop the connections in the wider market.
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