Self-Published Fiction and Public Libraries

Dr. Heather Hill and Dr. Jen Pecoskie

Monday, March 14, 2016
7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Central Branch of London Public Library, Stevenson & Hunt Room A

This talk will discuss the online self-publishing movement and the various ways public library are engaging with this content. Of particular emphasis are libraries supporting their communities as creators of content as well as libraries that have incorporated such content into their collections.

About the Lecture Series
In its second year, the #PublicInterest speaker series at the London Public Library brings cutting-edge research by scholars from FIMS out of the academy and into the community. This series is a key component of the FIMS commitment to engagement in the public sphere. Each of the talks highlights innovative and exciting research going on in FIMS, presented by faculty members and students who are passionate about their work. All lectures take place at the Central Branch of the London Public Library, Stevenson & Hunt Room A.