Classes and Workshops

E-Books 101: A DIY Introduction

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This one-time session will discuss the resources and programs you will need to be familiar with in order to create e-books usable across many platforms. We will be discussing Calibre, Sigil, and other (free!) programs used in making e-books, as well as what computer languages you may want to learn or brush up on. You will leave this session with all the information needed to craft your own e-book and publish it.

When: Saturday, September 28, 2013, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Where: Greater Astoria Historical Society, Quinn Building, 35-20 Broadway, 4th Floor Long Island City, NY, 11106
Cost: $20

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Instructor: Katherine Garrigan is the Production Editor for Newtown Literary. She enjoys all things related to e-books and takes typographic hierarchy very seriously. She taught English at John Jay College and has published short stories in Apparatus Magazine, Corvus, and Scareship. Her work and other information may be found at