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AWJ/ASJA - How to be a Freelancer and Still Pay the Rent

  • 28 May 2014
  • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Columbia College Chicago, 33 E. Congress (at Wabash), 2nd floor, Auditorium

Association for Women Journalists / American Society of Journalists and Authors

How to be a Freelancer and Still Pay the Rent

AWJ-Chicago and ASJA will co-sponsor this panel discussion featuring Kate Silver, freelance journalist/writer; Kelly James-Enger, freelance writer/author (Six-Figure Freelancing: The Writer's Guide to Making More Money) and blogger; and Megy Karydes, writer, marketer, media consultant. Veteran freelancer Judith Nemes (USA Today, Chicago Tribune, Crain’s Chicago Business) will moderate.

Freelancing tips from the trenches. featuring freelancers who will share their successes and setbacks, plus offer advice on how to break into a wide variety of writing markets beyond mainstream and trade journalism.

AWJ member admission is $10. Non-members get in for $25.

To register for the event, visit

There are special promotion codes for nonmembers from Columbia College and ASJA.

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