technology

In Connected Age, What Role For A Publisher Today?

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 1 july 2011

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This article titled “Publishers and the internet: a changing role?” was written by Cory Doctorow, for guardian.co.uk on Thursday 30th June 2011 10.59 UTC

Once in a while, someone will say something that’s so self-evidently true, and so unexpected, that you’ll spend the rest of your life working through its implications. For me, one such truth is “A publisher makes a work public, it connects a work and an audience”, and the person who said it is my editor Patrick Nielsen Hayden, senior editor at Tor Books, the largest science fiction publisher in the world.

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