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ALL writers are welcome to read or just come to listen to inspired words and participate in this uniquely supportive group. Muhlenburg Public Library – 209 W 23rd St., 3rd Flr, New York, NY (Near Seventh Avenue)
Fully accessible to wheelchairs. FREE
Repeats the 2nd Wednesday of each month, since September 13, 2017. (Oct. 9 * Dec. 11)
Program Details: 6 pm light refreshments; 6:30 – 9:00 pm speaker and discussion.
Location: 256 W. 38 St., 12th Floor, NYC (UAW Conference Rooms)
For more information, contact Tim Sheard: firstname.lastname@example.org
November 2, 7: Harlem Writers Guild/ NWU Members’ Events
Join NWU members of the Harlem Writers Guild on SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2nd at 11:00 am at The Langston Hughes Library at 100-01 Northern Boulevard in Corona (Queens). In a celebration of Literature, they will lift their voices to raise consciousness and celebrate the work of many of today’s most compelling authors.
Harlem Writers Guild/ NWU members are scheduled to Read from 11:30 a.m. until noon and will be autographing copies until 3 p.m.
Learn about the history of the Guild and current members — including Judy Andrews, Eartha Watts Hicks, Marc Polite, Angela Dews and Minnette Coleman — will be reading from their works. A brief Q & A will follow the readings.
November 12 – Online (or Phone Access) Book Publicity Workshop
Exciting news for writers! On Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 6:30 p.m., the NWU NY Chapter will be hosting a free workshop with Lydia McCallen on how to grow your readership and book sales through PR.
As authors, we no longer live in a world where if we write, readers will come. Today we have to promote our book for people to find it, read it, and fall in love with it. Book Publicity can help you reach thousands of your ideal readers and result in more sales.
In this free one-hour Book Publicity Workshop, you will learn how to gain media interviews to help grow your book sales. Topics include:
* 8 PR strategies that you can use right now
* how to get the media’s attention
* How to write a compelling pitch
* What goes into a fantastic press kit for your book
* How to get media interviews that translate into book sales
Book Publicity Workshop – Novmember 12, 6:30 PM (EST)
This free Book publicity workshop will give you an overview of how to get your book and author brand featured in the media, so you can make more book sales.
Make sure you add the Book Publicity to your calendar!
Date: Nov. 12
Time: 6:30pm EST
Access Online: Zoom Link (no download necessary- just click the link)
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November 13 – NY CHAPTER STEERING COMMITTEE MEETING
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13
6 – 8:00 PM
256 W. 38 St., 12 floor (UAW conf. rm)
New York, NY 10018
Your input is welcome as we discuss plans for 2020 and how to build the union.
You will have an opportunity to discuss how we can work together to help our members and build the union.
December 7 – Monthly Open Mic
The NWU hosts a monthly Open Mic on the Third Floor of the Muhlenberg Library (209 West 23rd Street, NYC)
ALL writers are welcome to read or just come to listen to inspired words and participate in this uniquely supportive group. from 2 PM – 4:30 PM.
You’re sure to go home with new contacts and resources to advance your own work. No registration needed to read.
Hosted by NWU NY Steering Committee members Alexandra Faiz and M.A. Dennis.
Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019
2:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Muhlenburg Public Library
209 W 23rd St, 3rd Flr, New York, NY
(near Seventh Avenue)
Fully accessible to wheelchairs.