Tuesday Chat: It's the end of the world as we know it
with Kassia Krozser (US)
9-10.30am Tuesday 6 September
Right now we are in a period of incredible change in the publishing industry. From writers to readers, this change impacts every person involved in the publishing industry. Publishing's digital revolution means new players are involved with publishing and selling books, new business models are being tried, and new opportunities for reaching readers are available to authors and booksellers. This presentation discusses the various changes happening in the industry while looking at ways creative people and companies are facing publishing's unpredictable future.
Kassia Krozser consults with publishers about digital publishing opportunities at Oxford Media Works, and writes about current digital publishing trends at booksquare.com. She is a passionate advocate for readers and has a lot to say about where reading writing and publishing is headed. Her trip to Australia is supported by if:book.
Cost:$12 non-members and $6 members payable at the door (includes coffee and cake).
Venue: Fireplace Room, Gorman House, Ainslie Ave, Braddon (parking in Batman and Currong Streets)
Bookings essential on 6262 9191 or firstname.lastname@example.org by 2 September. Tea/coffee will be served from 9 and the talk will begin at 9.30am.
Thursday, July 07, 2011
Digital publishing in Canberra
Kassia Krozser, from Oxford Media Works will speak on "It's the end of the world as we know it" at the ACT Writers Centre in Canberra, 6 September 2011.