Enthusiastic crowds have greeted me on my book tour. This shouldn't be happening as first-time author in a wilting publishing industry. But I've had a secret grassroots weapon, one that a lot of mainstream America doesn't know about...
If you talk to a veteran author about the publishing industry, sooner or later they'll get around to their disdain for book tours. Not Fannie Flagg. The author of "Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe" and other novels set ... Read Post
“Free culture is counterculture,” says Jonathan Zittrain, co-founder of Harvard University’s Berkman Center. “It’s not seen as mainstream, stable, safe. Instead we see it put into calmer euphemisms like user-generated content.” Zitt... Read Post