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A panel talks about how the Internet has collided with the publishing industry. They’ll discuss new ways authors are reaching readers and new technologies that are providing alternatives to traditional books.
- M.J. Rose author of "Lip Service" (Pocket Books), originally published on the Internet
- Sven Birkerts "The Gutenberg Elegies: The Fate of Reading in an Electronic Age" (Fawcett)
- Patricia Schroeder president of the Assocation of American Publishers
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