Nov 6, 2018 ——— 19:00

Susan Hawthorne: Bibliodiversity - A Manifesto for Independent Publishing

The Australian publisher and writer Susan Hawthorne will introduce the Czech translation of her book Bibliodiversity: A Manifesto for Independent Publishing . The book launch will be followed by discussion on independent publishing practice in the 21st century, offering publishers´own experience. We will focus on topics examined in the book, such as organic publishing, role and mission of the independent publisher within the globalized world, future of books, need for diversity of approaches and voices, and survival strategies for books in the era of digitization and cultural unification.