Few industries have faced greater disruption from the digital revolution than publishing. From Craigslist‘s impact on newspapers’ classified ad revenue, to the rise of e-books and the dominance of Amazon.com, huge changes are underway. And this is probably only the beginning; social media’s influence has only just started to be felt.
So when the fine folks at Simon Fraser University‘s Summer Publishing Workshops dropped us a line asking us to spread the word about an upcoming workshop on digital publishing, featuring some leading lights in the field, we were happy to say yes.
Here’s the full scoop. The two-day workshop runs July 23-24 in Vancouver, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm each day. The fee is $CDN 275, but there’s funding available to defray those costs.