Jeff Apter to host workshop and talk at Wollongong Art Gallery

Keiraville author Jeff Apter has written more than 20 biographies. Picture: Adam McLean.
Keiraville author Jeff Apter has written more than 20 biographies. Picture: Adam McLean.

Keiraville rock writer and author Jeff Apter will pass on his hot tips at a biography writing workshop and talk on November 4.

In the workshop, Apter will talk about his long and winding career path, the books and records that inspired him and will also reveal the background to many of his successful books he has written and co-written.

Apter will discuss what makes a good bio and what key lessons he has learned during his career. He will also offer professional advice, ranging from selecting a subject to research, pitching to publishers, the writing itself, editing, design and photo selection. 

Saturday, November 4, Wollongong Art Gallery.

Workshop: 10.30am to 2pm, cost $75, $45 SCWC members, friends of the gallery and concession.

Talk: 2.30pm to 3.30pm, cost $10, $5 SCWC members.

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