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Margaret Atwood gave a charming presentation at the O’Reilly Tools of Change Conference in New York on Feb. 15th called The Publishing Pie. She illustrated her Powerpoint presentation by hand (see image on left) and she speaks on behalf of writers, asking the publishing industry “please don’t forget your primary source”. She also points out that, in a way, publishing has come full circle from her days as an emerging author creating her own covers in linotype or even Dicken’s time publishing serials to today’s authors who are publishing their own work. This video is 30 minutes long, but well worth your time.


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