Publish Before You Perish Workshop


Alternate Thursdays • 2:15 p.m.-4:15 p.m. • Room 21 (breakout rooms 9 and 11)     PublishBeforeYouPerish

January 26 • February 9, 23 • March 9, 23 • April 13

Intersession for breakout groups: April 27 • May 11, 25

Prerequisite: Writings presented previously in other OLLI classes

Are your creative articles, poems, stories or books sitting in your computer yearning to be published? This class will provide:

Information regarding publishing processes and resources, building your platform, marketing and more.

Personalized feedback and revision suggestions.

Encouragement to submit your masterpiece for publication in newspapers, magazines, books, electronic media, etc. 

This class is a commitment to attend regularly and assist your fellow classmates by reading manuscripts each week and providing constructive feedback. Lecture for the first hour followed by breakout groups for providing feedback the second hour.

Coordinators: Fritz von Coelln, Keni Cox and Jeanette Reese              Emeritus: Hank Smith

Publish Before You Perish Speaker Series—Guest Speakers (TBA in OLLI News Bytes)


Two Thursdays • 2:15 p.m.-3:45 p.m. • Shapiro CD

January 19, February 16 

Are your creative articles, poems, stories or books sitting in your computer yearning to be published? Guest speakers’ topics include:

Publishing processes and resources.

Polishing your manuscripts.

Submitting your masterpiece for publication in newspapers, magazines, books, electronic media, etc. 

Coordinators: Fritz von Coelln, Keni Cox and Jeanette Reese               Emeritus: Hank Smith