How to be a Freelancer and Still Pay the Rent: Tips from the Trenches on Expanding into New Markets
Panel discussion featuring freelancers who will share their successes and setbacks, plus offer advice on how to break into a wide variety of writing markets beyond mainstream and trade journalism.
This event is co-sponsored with the American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA).
Panelists include: Kate Silver: freelance journalist and writer for a broad array of markets, Kelly James-Enger: freelance writer, blogger and author of several books including "Six-Figure Freelancing: The Writer's Guide to Making More Money," and Megy Karydes: writer, marketer, media consultant.
Panel moderated by Judith Nemes, veteran freelance journalist who’s contributed to the Chicago Tribune, Crain’s Chicago Business, USA Today, Edible Chicago, among others.
Columbia College Chicago
33 E. Congress (Wabash/Congress)
Room 219 Auditorium
Closest EL: Red Line, Harrison stop
Parking Garages on Wabash, south of Congress