Inside Book Reviewing

How do books get reviewed? Who decides? How does the changing landcape of journalism effect how people learn about new books, and what books get a hearing, and whether books find an audience. Ann Kjellberg, a many-decade veteran of book reviewing and book publishing talks, with the Raven audience about the future of book reviewing and what it holds for the reading audience. Ann worked for thirty years as an editor with founder Robert Silvers at the New York Review of Books, and she recently started the book reviewing newsletter Book Post. She also founded the literary magazine Little Star, is the literary executor of the poet Joseph Brodsky, and began her career in book publishing, at Farrar, Straus & Giroux, and booksellling. Audience members will receive a free three-month subscription to Book Post.

Event date: 
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
Raven Book Store
6 E 7th Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
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