Presentation Title: Sense in Sensitivity (Readers)
Description: What is the difference between a beta reader and a sensitivity reader? How do they each help you achieve your goals with your book? What exactly does a sensitivity reader even do? Learn all about this (relatively) new role in the publishing industry and how it can help you reach a wider audience, when in the process a sensitivity reader should come into things, the average costs and turn-around, and where to find one.
Speaker: October K Santerelli is a fantasy author from the Denver Metro area of Colorado. He has written STORM’S EYE (An Out of Time novel with David Brin) and CITY OF DAY (Coming early 2023). October is a member of the LGBTQ+ community and works as an LGBTQ+ sensitivity reader.