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Saturday, May 14 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ask an Expert - Face Painting, Hypnosis, KDP/CreateSpace, Audible/ACX, Patreon

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This hour:
Tina Connolly - Face Painting "working festivals, carnies, children's entertainers, makeup, dealing with parents"

Lawrence M. Schoen - Hypnosis "What is hypnosis really (as opposed to what popular culture makes most think it is), how it can be used to help you change the quality of your life, your writing, your health."

Stacy Shabalin - KDP/CreateSpace "Happy to answer any questions you might have about deciding between independent and traditional publishing, preparing your first indie title, making the most of your self-published books, and anything in between."

Coleen Barr & Scott Jacobi - Audible/ACX  "We are happy to answer questions about the benefits to publishing an audiobook, audiobook rights, what you need to get started on ACX, casting a narrator for your production, distribution questions, how you get paid, and any other questions you might have."

Jamie Crabb - Patreon 

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Coleen Barr

ACX Rights Evangelist, Audible / ACX
As ACX's Rights Evangelist, Coleen Barr is dedicated to elevating the art of audiobooks and helping authors make their stories heard. ACX is the self-publishing arm of Audible, the world's largest seller and producer of audiobooks and other premium spoken-word entertainment, and the preeminent provider of spoken-word products to iTunes. Prior to ACX, Coleen worked at Lionsgate Entertainment and John Wiley & Sons. She has a BA in Women's and... Read More →
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Jamie Crabb

User Researcher, Patreon
Talk to me about Patreon! Talk to me about how you fund your art! I want to hear the good, bad and ugly :D
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Scott Jacobi

Marketing Manager, Audible/ACX
ACX Marketing Manager Scott Jacobi began his career in the audiobook industry as an engineer/director/editor over 7 years ago. He joined Audible as a member of their in-house studio team, and now spends his days attracting the best authors and actors to ACX and educating the audiobook community as the man behind the ACX blog.

Nebula Nominees
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Tina Connolly

Tina Connolly is the author of the Ironskin trilogy from Tor, and the Seriously Wicked series from Tor Teen. Her novels have been finalists for the Nebula and the Norton. She is one of the current co-hosts of Escape Pod, and her narrations have appeared all over, including Podcastle, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, and her Parsec-winning flash fiction podcast Toasted Cake. She lives in Portland, and her website is tinaconnolly.com.
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Lawrence M. Schoen

Author/Publisher/Psychologist/Hypnotist, laDlu'meH QaQ DaHjaj
Lawrence M. Schoen holds a Ph.D. in cognitive psychology, has been nominated for the Campbell, Hugo, and Nebula awards, is a world authority on the Klingon language, operates the small press Paper Golem, and is a practicing hypnotherapist specializing in authors’ issues. | | His previous science fiction includes many light and humorous adventures of a space-faring stage hypnotist and his alien animal companion. His most recent book, BARSK... Read More →

Saturday May 14, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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