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Publishing Workshop on Broadcasting. In New York City

For Immediate Release
Karin Taylor, Executive Director, 212-764-7021


Small Press Month, a national event to honor the work of small and independent
presses will be celebrated in libraries and bookstores from East Coast to
West.                       Author appearances, book signings and displays are
among the activities planned.

In New York City, one highlight of Small Press Month will be the workshop on
Tuesday March 23rd, The ABC’s of Broadcast Publicity. Media trainers,
publicists, television and radio producers offer tips and techniques on how to
be a more effective guest. The emphasis will be on what producers look for in
potential guests and how to make the most of a media appearance.  Sample press
releases and pitch letters will be provided. The moderator will be Daisy
Maryles, Executive Editor, Publishers Weekly. Panelists will include:   Bill
Parkhurst, President, Parkhurst Communications, Inc.; Lynn Goldberg,
President,                                              Goldberg McDuffie
Communications Inc; Melissa Eagan, Executive Producer of
New York and Company, WNYC-AM;  Connie Brod, Executive Producer of  BOOK TV on
C-SPAN2;  and Patty Neger, Segment Producer, ABC-TV, Good Morning, America.

The Workshop will be held from 5:30 till 7:30 pm at the Small Press Center, 20
West 44th Street, and will be followed by an informal reception.   Individual
workshops cost $30.00 for non-members and $20.00 for Small Press Center
members.  For more information and reservations,  call 212-764-7021; Fax
212-354-5365 or e-mail to smallpress@aol.com.

                                >>> I loved working in the library. <<<
>>There was something to be said for working in a place bound in leather.<<

Peter D. Verheyen
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