15.1. Publishing’s Roles and Responsibilities in a Post-Truth Era

Saturday, June 3, 2017 | 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Current Affairs
  • Writing & Publishing

Naheed Hasnat Senzai, Marissa Moss, J.L. (Jessica) Powers, Rachael Small and Lise Quintana, moderated by Brooke Warner

In a publishing climate rife with fake news, and following the aftermath of the public fallout of Simon & Schuster’s acquisition of Milo Yiannopoulos’s ‘Dangerous,’ questions arise about free speech, our cultural response to truth, and gatekeepers. This panel will be a spirited conversation about the state of the industry and the roles and responsibilities of all the players—from publishers and the media, to authors and readers.

Hotel Shattuck Plaza - Crystal Ballroom

Book signing information: Interior patio

Zoetic Press