Text Tales: What Next for Journalism and Books?
E-books passed paper books for mainstream fiction this summer. Digital magazines challenge paper magazines at every turn. Journalists are jumping ship to brands. What comes next for almighty text, how is or isn’t the publishing industry adapting and what does it mean to your business?
Speakers: Jonah Peretti, Founder and CEO, BuzzFeed
Martin Nisenholtz, former Chief Digital Officer, The New York Times
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