LEFT COAST WRITERS LITERARY SALON: Deirdre Cerkanowicz, Marketing and Promotions Specialist at Berkeley Public Library
Tuesday, July 7th, 2015 || 7pm
Book Passage-Corte Madera|| 51 Tamal Vista Dr. Corte Madera ||
Join us at 7pm for hosted wine and beverages as we celebrate libraries and all they do for writers. We’ll begin with a short mixer, which will be followed by an inspiring and informative presentation by Deirdre Cerkanowicz. Deirdre has worked in libraries for over 25 years. She is also a writer and photographer, having started and produced a monthly newsmagazine for six years; as well as written numerous book reviews for publications such as Booklist. She worked for Book Passage before attending library school and still frequents both locations.
She currently is in charge of publicity for the Berkeley Public Library and promotes the Library’s numerous free public programs through press releases, newsletters and social media.
Deirdre will unveil secrets of the stacks, explain how databases are your friend, how to approach libraries to do readings and offer other process for getting your book in libraries and how not to drive your local librarian crazy.