June 29, 2010
6:00 pm

The Mechanics’ Institute will host a panel discussion Tuesday evening, June 29 at 6 p.m.: Bay Area writers will discuss the dramatically changing directions and paradigms of the book publishing industry. Explore traditional publishing routes and take advantage of innovations like e-books, self-publishing, social media, and the Web. Panelists include writing coach Lisa Alpine (leader of the Self-Publishing Boot Camp), travel writer/journalist Laura Fraser (All Over the Map), internet to print scientist/writer Ransom Stephens (The God Patent) and Twitter to print author Matt Stewart (The French Revolution).

MODERATED by: Constance Hale, book editor and author of Sin and Syntax.

LOCATION: Mechanics’ Institute, 57 Post Street, San Francisco


RESERVATIONS & Information: 415-393-0100   •    Reservations by email:  rsvp@milibrary.org

Free for Mechanics’ Institute members   •   $12 for the general public


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