Plenty of paid writing jobs involve writing to spec—that is, writing to an assigned topic and style. From comics to licensed properties to ghostwritten novels, writing to spec can be both lucrative and frustrating. How can you find the best compromise between your artistic voice and your client’s expectations? How closely will you be expected to hew to your assignment? What goes into writing a “bible” anyway? Writers and editors who have worked for different companies share their experiences.
Writing to Spec
December 17, 2021 - 4:00 pm EST
Location: Calvert Room
On Site Only