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Writing for Rent

Words: Busting the Myths of a Career in the Arts
September 29, 2019

Meet the authors on Oct. 9: Terrance Griep, Roy C. Booth, and Michael Fedo

Prove your parents wrong and learn how to make a living in the world of writing, comics, and journalism from Terrance Griep, a professional wrestler and comic book writer, Roy C. Booth, master playwright, and Michael Fedo, journalist, biographer and self-described “Midlist Author.”

Come join these master writers for an evening of discussion centered around the facts and fiction about pursuing a living in the literary industry. The event will be hosted in Humanities 480 on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 6 pm. All are welcome to come and enjoy snacks. Bring some questions to ask these authors.

For more information, please contact Jasmine Baerg at

Presented by aspiring writers and artists of the “Introduction to Writing Studies” class at UMD, who are just as curious as you are.

Learn more about UMD's Department of English, Linguistics, and Writing Studies