Authors, publishers and aggregators come together at Reading and Publishing: Paper or Screen to discuss the changing format of the book and the future of reading, publishing and libraries.
The panel participants include: Alex Kuskis – Athabaska University; John Cruickshank – Publisher, Toronto Star; Susan Caron, – Manager, Collection Development, Toronto Public Library; Jian Ghomeshi – host of Q, Radio One, CBC; Nathan Maharaj – Merchandising Director, Kobo eReader; Alana Wilcox – Editorial Director, Coach House Press; and Carolyn Wood – Executive Director, Association of Canadian Publishers.
Date: Wednesday July 20, 2011
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Place: University of Toronto, Faculty of Information - 140 St. George Street.
The MLN Festival a new collaborative initiative, has gathered visionaries, artists, architects, writers, musicians, academics and technology experts, business brokers and entrepreneurs, for a week-long public celebration, exploration and exchange of ideas about the work and ideas of Marshall McLuhan.
Media installations, panel discussions and special events will take place throughout the city of Toronto from Monday, July 18, 2011 to Sunday, July 24, 2011.
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McLuhan Legacy Network
The McLuhan Legacy Network (MLN) is a not-for-profit organization whose vision is to present local, national and international programming dedicated to celebrated Herbert Marshall McLuhan's legacy, restore and foster the community of McLuhan scholars, and support McLuhan legacy Projects.