I’ll be attending Lunacon this weekend and just picked up my schedule:
So You Want To Create & Sell an Ebook — Westchester Ballroom B, Sat 11:00 AM
Lawrence M. Schoen mod, Neil Clarke
Experienced ebook designers talk about the tools, techniques, and best practices involved in creating and distributing ebooks.
How To Get Your Story Rejected — Maple, Sat 1:00 PM
Ben Parris mod, Alex Shvartsman, Hildy Silverman, Ian Randal Strock, Neil Clarke
Sometimes a story is rejected simply because it doesn’t fit the needs of the editor. But sometimes there is
Does the Medium Change the Message? — Elijah Budd, Sat 6:00 PM
Kate Nepveu mod, Dennis McCunney, Ian Randal Strock, Will Frank, Neil Clarke
Do you read ebooks differently than you do print books? Do you remember them differently? How is the evolving technology of reading changing the experience, or isn’t it? Do you prefer to read different genres in different formats and if so, why?
How Do Books Get on the Shelves? — Poplar, Sun 12:00 PM
Andrew Wheeler mod, Meredith Schwartz, Mary Aileen Buss, Neil Clarke
How do bookstores/libraries decide what books to stock? Who makes those decisions? How can you influence what books are carried? Why does one bookstore/library have a good SF/F/H collection and another have a poor one?