Thursday, December 3
MEMBERS' MEETING and PROGRAM
2nd floor Library
5:30 pm reception ; 6:00 meeting ; 6:30 panel
Join us for our bi-annual Members' Meeting followed by a dynamic discussion on the future of the written word, with local literary celebrities, who will debate the future of books, newspapers and printed media with the surge of the Internet and merging technologies.
Moderated by ALAN KAUFMAN, author of Matches and Jew Boy, and editor The Outlaw Bible of American Poetry.
DANIEL HANDLER (a.k.a. Lemony Snicket), author of The Basic Eight, Watch Your Mouth, Adverbs, A Series of Unfortunate Events, a series of popular children’s’ books
BRENDA KNIGHT, Associate Publisher, Cleis Press & Viva Editions
JOHN MCMURTRIE, Book Editor, San Francisco Chronicle
ANNALEE NEWITZ, former culture editor at The San Francisco Bay Guardian and syndicated columnist of Techsploitation
SCOTT ROSENBERG, author of Say Everything: How Blogging Began, What It's Becoming, and Why It Matters, and Dreaming in Code
OSCAR VILLALON, is a publisher at McSweeney’s literary journal, and the former Book Editor, San Francisco Chronicle
For reservations, call 415-393-0100 or email at [email protected]
Official Website: http://www.milibrary.org/eventsall.html#13
Added by Pamela Troy on November 10, 2009