Blockchain and publishing were right up there with audiobooks for buzz-worthiness. It is looming on the radar and is touted to be the next big thing in the INDIE publishing industry. We are fortunate to have Sean Curley decipher the techno talk for us.
Carol has written over fifty best-selling college textbooks in computer applications and communications for a major US publisher and has authored three award-winning historical fiction novels. She will present at the 2019 Chanticleeer Authors Conference. To find out more about this Chanticleerian, please read on.
Ronald E. Yates, Award-winning Author, Professor, & Foreign Correspondent — Panel Moderator and Interviewer at CAC19
“Reading a Book is Like Life: You Live it One Page at a Time.” (Ron Yates) Ron is a former foreign correspondent and Professor Emeritus of Journalism, Dean of the College of Media and is an award-winning historical novelist. Read more about this Pulitzer nominated journalist and Chanticleerian by clicking on this link.
For better or worse, as we write, we become! Cami says, "To me this principle feels powerful: By the words we choose to use in our writing, we influence the way we, and our lives, are defined."
Authors are forever urged to build their "platforms". But what Betsy has found is that many authors spend all kinds of time, money, and energy building their platforms, but they forget that someone has to stand on that platform...and speak..in person...on podcasts...on social media live events...in pubic...to people.
We are excited to announce that PublishDrive, an ebook distribution company with a global reach is participating at the 2019 Chanticleer Authors Conference. If you haven't heard of this innovative company, you will!
Martin, together with Chris Mottes, will teach the Hindenburg Systems workshops on audiobook development and podcast creation.
Double-digit growth in audiobooks and podcasts is why we are excited that Chris Mottes, CEO of Hindenburg Systems, will present in-depth two-hour workshops and introductory sessions on how to create audiobooks and podcasts. Audiobooks and podcasts have never been simpler to create.
J.D. Barker successfully published his debut as an indie and sold enough copies to land on the radar of the traditional publishers in a BIG way including seven-figure advances, two feature films, and a television program. He’ll open his toolbox and explain exactly what he did to make it happen.
Scott Steindorff is an American film and television producer who specializes in adapting books into movies. Known in the industry as the “Hollywood Book Man”, when he buys rights to a book, there's a good chance that story will show up on the big or home screen. AND he is coming to the Chanticleer Authors Conference!