The point where publishing meets the future...
One week from today, the third annual Great Debate will occur at the London Book Fair. It’s one of the most popular events at the book fair, and this year, we’re offering the opportunity for those who can’t attend to weigh in with their views and maybe even influence the outcome.
The theme of this year’s event is Amazon: Friend or Foe? Debaters include Tim Godfray, chief executive of the…Continue
Posted on April 8, 2013 at 12:30pm
In one corner of the ring will be publishing's old guard, the traditional publishers; in the other corner, the young upstarts and…Continue
Posted on March 15, 2012 at 12:00pm
I am pleased to announce the next Publishing Point event, "Building a Community of 7 Million Readers and Writers" which is scheduled for Friday, November 18th at 12:30pm in New York City. RSVPs for this event open tomorrow, Thursday, October 27th at 12noon EST here on Meetup.
This event features an interview with Allen Lau, the CEO and co-founder of…Continue
Posted on October 26, 2011 at 8:57am
In case you missed The Great Debate at the London Book Fair this past spring, a video of it has now been posted here.
The proposition debated there was: "All that matters are authors and readers; publishers will soon be irrelevant." Arguing for the proposition are: author Cory Doctorow and author/technologist/publisher, James Bridle and against the proposition are:…Continue
Posted on October 25, 2011 at 4:10pm