$45,000 for one presentation? I want what Neil Gaiman had
I like Neil Gaiman as much as the next person, but I'm a tad troubled by him getting paid $45,000 to speak to 500 folks gathered at a junior high school library.
Read more about his controversial speaking engagement here.
Clearly, I must up how much I charge for school visits.
Edited to add: Check out Gaiman's response to Library Journal in the comments.