Web and Flow
Artists in this event:
Dr Euan Mitchell is an author, editor, publisher and lecturer in professional writing. Originally a staff writer and commissioning editor for an independent educational publisher, Euan became a senior editor for a major publisher before he successfully self-published his first novel in 1998. Since then he has continued writing fiction and non-fiction books, both published and self-published, while helping writers from all walks of life launch their works into orbit. His latest book, originally commissioned by the Australian Society of Authors, is Your Book Publishing Options: How to Make and Market Ebooks and Print Books.
His website is euanmitchell.com
Senior editor at Text Publishing
Paul Collins has written many books for young adults. He is best known for his fantasy and science fiction titles in The Jelindel Chronicles and The Quentaris Chronicles. The Earthborn Wars trilogy was published by Tor in the US.
Paul has many strings to his bow. He’s been an agent, publisher, writer and editor.
Paul has been short-listed for many awards and has won the Inaugural Peter McNamara, A Bertram Chandler, Aurealis and William Atheling awards.
Panel moderator Michelle Coleman is a co-founder and administrator at Freshly Squeezed Reads, which links emerging and aspiring writers of YA fiction with industry professionals and teen readers. Her background is in news, and her freelance publication history includes features in The Age and the Sydney Morning Herald. She’s worked for Fairfax Community Network, the Spectator-Observer Partnership and The Cairns Post. She is finalizing two manuscripts for young adults, including one set against the backdrop of the Melbourne gangland war
Vicki is co-founder and administrator of Freshly Squeezed Reads and has worked in publicity, marketing and communications in publishing
Belinda is co-founder and administrator of Freshly Squeezed Reads. An IT graduate, she has worked in website design and development, desktop publishing and film editing. In 2011 she extended her passion for reading into writing. Belinda’s first book, Hero, the first book in The Hero Rebellion, will be published by Odyssey Books. She is currently working on the second book in the series and is the driving force behind the Freshly Squeezed website.