Code Meet Print NY follows the auspicious launch of Version 1.0 (http://www.meetup.com/cmp-ny/events/17056141/) with another provoking evening exploring innovation that mashes up all things digital, editorial, writerly, and business.
Version 2.0: "Summer Read(Meet)ing" Presented by General Assembly will feature Presentations by:
Bob Stein (http://articles.latimes.com/2010/dec/29/business/la-fi-future-reading-institute-20101229) (Founder, Criterion Collection + interactive media pioneer) + Steven Hodas (http://about.me/stevenhodas) (former EVP of Princeton Review Online) presenting SocialBook - The "new collaborative ecology for reading, writing, + publishing in the network era" Evan Ratliff presenting The Atavist (http://atavist.net/) - The next generation digital publishing medium for narrative non-fiction harnessing uniquely media-rich enhanced content experiences Marianne Bellotti presenting F.S. Publishing (http://fspublishing.com/) - Building tools for writers + publishers to leverage data (like audience reaction + statistical analysis) to produce better books Brian Joseph Davis, Publisher of Joyland Magazine (http://www.joylandmagazine.com/node/5) , the online journal dedicated to short fiction and new modes of publishing them, speaks on Literature and Profit Models Online Plus a Group Talkback/Q+A featuring the distinguished Presenters above!
Announcing The Second #CMPNY Twitter Very Short Story Contest:
"Best Last Line #VSS" - Judged by Joyland Magazine
Joyland Magazine and Code Meet Print NY invite you to submit your "Best Last Line" - of a novel or story you've written, one yet-to-be written, or anything in between Just Tweet your submission beginning with: "@cmp_ny #vss #BestLast" (You will then have 117 characters for your story) VOTING: Simply Retweet your favorite story (Get your audience + fans to vote for your story by Retweeting it) FINALISTS will be the Top 7 Crowdsourced Retweets by 3PM on July 12th WINNER will be selected by Joyland Magazine Publishers live at the event July 12th Added Prize: A New Kindle 6" Wi-Fi Graphite Reader ( $139 Value (http://www.amazon.com/Kindle-Wireless-Reader-Wifi-Graphite/dp/B002Y27P3M))
Beer and Wine during Version 2.0: "Summer Read(Meet)ing" provided by our presenting host and partner, General Assembly (http://www.generalassemb.ly/)!