Toronto Literary Agent and Rights & Contracts legal expert Marilyn Biderman will discuss what it takes to get a book contract and how to ensure you get a fair deal with a publisher. Q & A to follow.
After 12 years with McClelland & Stewart, Marilyn Biderman recently left her position as Vice President, Rights & Contracts, to found her own literary agency, Marilyn Biderman Literary Management. She has taught at the publishing programs at Ryerson University, Simon Fraser University, Humber College, and Centennial College. Marilyn is also a lawyer, and the author of several papers on copyright law.
Presented by the Ottawa Chapter of the Professional Writers Association of Canada (PWAC)
Saturday, January 29, 2011 10:30-12:30pm
Ottawa Public Library Main Branch Auditorium, 120 Metcalfe
Cost: $25 general public or $20 for students/members of writers’ organizations
Early-bird discount: Register online and save an extra $5.
Send your name and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org by January 26th, 2010.
Discount will be applied at the door.