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Publicity Masterclass with PR Director Elaine Egan 

Friday 19 July 2019

2:30 pm

The Maritime Hotel


Join Publicity Director Elaine Egan for a masterclass in how to promote and market your book.

Whether you’re an aspiring writer, or an author who is just about to be published learn everything you need to know to promote your book and attract readers. With insights into the publishing industry and how publicists work, you will learn the basics of writing a good pitch, how to capture the attention of the media, the do’s and don’ts in media interviews, how to build your network of contacts, and be your own publicist. 

Elaine Egan

Elaine Egan is the Publicity Director of Hachette Ireland. Her recent campaigns include bestselling debut When All Is Said by Anne Griffin, Listening To The Animals: Becoming The Supervet by...

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The Maritime Hotel

The stylish Maritime Hotel is set on Bantry Bay amid the three rugged peninsulas of Mizen Head, Sheep’s Head and Beara. Have a wonderful meal in The Maritime Bar or...

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