Alastair Horne looks at both the challenges and opportunities the industry currently faces.
- Alastair Horne
Cambridge University Press
10:15 Innovation and the Book
Alastair Horne is Innovations Manager for Cambridge University Press’s New Directions Group, a wide-ranging role currently focusing on prototyping new product types. A varied career has involved teaching English at Japan’s Kyushu University, publishing 'involution’, an experimental poetry magazine, and an ongoing doctoral thesis concerning novels about novelists. He is author of the Future of Publishing Report, prepare for this programme. He reports on many book futures events via @pressfuturist and regularly blogs for The Bookseller’s FutureBook blog. [Read more…] [Follow on Twitter]