Getting Published: Words to the Wise

Event Name
Getting Published: Words to the Wise
18 May 2016
06:00 pm - 07:00 pm
Parramatta Campus

Address (Room): EE.G.36


In conjunction with the Sydney Writers Festival, Western Sydney University is proud to be supporting a FREE EVENT, GETTING PUBLISHED: WORDS TO THE WISE on Wednesday 18th May at 6 - 7pm at EE.G.36 (Auditorium) on Parramatta campus.

This expert panel of authors and industry professionals sets about demystifying the opaque world of book publishing. Pick up tips on how to increase your chances of getting noticed and hear about the journeys of authors who have been to the other side (of a publishing contract) and lived to tell the tale. Featuring Robert Watkins, publisher at Hachette, Lex Hirst commissioning editor at Random House and Rosie Waterland, former co-director of the National Young Writers' Festival, author and commentator. Professor James Arvanitakis, Dean of Graduate Studies Western Sydney University is the facilitator.

Sydney Writers Festival runs from May 16 – 22

Speakers: mulitiple

Web page:

Name: Angela Jones

Phone: 9678 7505

School / Department: Student Recruitment