Samhita Mukhopadhyay, Hollins’ International Women’s Day speaker is an activist, writer, and executive editor of Feministing.com (a nationally recognized platform for young women to analyze and comment on the issues that most greatly affect their lives).
Instructor: Carl Rollyson Cost: $60 Members | $65 Non-Members Learn about the many different ways of writing about individual lives by looking at how the same biographical subject has been treated by several biographers.
Instructor: Bella Stander Cost: $90 Members | $100 Non-Members Learn about setting realistic goals; making a marketing plan; pitching your book; dealing with publicists, booksellers and media; bookstore events and readings.
Instructor: Jane Friedman Cost: $65 Members | $75 Non-Members Get an unbiased, in-depth look at the e-book publishing scene, when you should consider self-publishing, and if you do how to be effective in your efforts, without damaging your credibility or investing more money than you should.
Instructor: Thomas Larson Cost: $90 Members | $100 Non-Members This workshop is open to all, beginner to professional, writers, patients, and people in medicine. The illness, disease, or condition involves what the writer, a loved one, or a patient has suffered or is suffering.
Thousands of high-quality books and other media at great prices. Proceeds benefit the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library, the public library system serving Charlottesville and the counties of Albemarle, Greene, Louisa, and Nelson.