Penguin Random House is thrilled to invite you to Author University 2022: Master Classes for Authors, a virtual learning event featuring a selection of breakout authors and publishing experts sharing their advice and insights on how to pitch your book, tips for debut authors, and more. Author University is completely free and open to every Penguin Random House author.
Note: Registration for this event has ended. All panels will be recorded and posted to the Author Portal within three weeks of the event.
We have an exciting lineup of programming, including our first hands-on workshop, during which PRH marketing and publicity experts will guide you on how to pitch your book. Whether you’re a first-time author looking for guidance or a veteran seeking fresh inspiration, we hope you’ll jump on this opportunity to learn from and connect with your fellow authors.
Join us for Author University 2022: Master Classes for Authors, March 8 on Zoom. Registration includes admission to the panels, the workshop, and the optional social hour at the end of the day—a great chance to relax and meet with your fellow authors!
11–11:50 a.m. | How to Pitch Your Book (Panel) with Barbara Fillon, VP & Director, Marketing, RH & Media Training, in conversation with Lauren Smith Brody
12–1 p.m. | How to Pitch Your Book (Small Group Workshop) led by PRH marketing and publicity experts
3–3:50 p.m. | How to Debut (Panel) with Kali Fajardo-Anstine, Ayana Gray, and Danielle Henderson
4–5 p.m. | A Conversation with PRH U.S. CEO Madeline McIntosh and New York Times bestselling authors Pierce Brown, Marlon James, and Jodi Picoult
5–6 p.m. | Social Hour Breakout Sessions
We look forward to seeing you there!