R143. CANCELLED: Demystifying Distribution and the Publishing Process: Tips and Tricks for Small Press Authors, Sponsored by SPD and CLMP

Status: Not Accepted

Room 305, Henry B. González Convention Center, Ballroom Level
Thursday, March 5, 2020
9:00 am to 10:15 am


Distribution might seem to be corollary to more forward-facing publishing tasks such as marketing and publicity, but is in fact a crucial part of any book's life. In this panel, learn simple tips and tricks to best situate your book from prepublication to print, and to expand its reach to booksellers, readers, and other writers to get it into the hands of those who would love to read it!



Trisha Low is the publicity manager at Small Press Distribution. She has previously served at other feminist and arts organizations including The Feminist Press and the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses. She is the author of The Compleat Purge.

Andrea Abi-Karam is an Arab American genderqueer punk poet-performer cyborg. Their debut EXTRATRANSMISSION is a poetic critique of the US military's role in the War on Terror. Simone White selected their second assemblage, Villainy, for forthcoming publication.


March 4–7, 2020
San Antonio, TX

Henry B. González Convention Center