June 4 - 01:00 pm


June 26 - 03:00 pm

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Black Writers' Guild of Maryland

Learn copyright basics and how to protect your work as a writer.

Understanding copyright law can be hair raising. Join us for our final virtual workshop for the season, Copyright Basics. This informative workshop for writers will guide attendees through the muddy waters of what you can and can’t use for your writing projects and more!

You will learn:

• How to copyright your work

• What can’t be copyrighted

• How to earn income from other’s use of your work

• How you can use someone else’s work

• How to copyright your work in other forms

The link for attending the workshop will be provided to registrants two hours prior to the event via email.

About our Presenter:

Rosa L. Griffin is the author of a short story fiction collection entitled Attraction: Sexy Tales of Good, Bad, and Ugly Relationships. Her expertise in copyright protection is derived from her extensive research and work experience at Johns Hopkins Press. In 2003, Rosa received honorable mention in a Writers’ Digest Magazine contest for “Life-Box,” a short story in the collection. She is a graduate of Eastern Senior High School, a former all-girls school in Baltimore. Rosa earned A.A. degrees in Human Resource Management and Secretarial Science at Baltimore City Community College and is a past secretary for the Black Writers’ Guild of Maryland which she served from 2010 to 2017.