Join us for an afternoon of discussion on publishing and a think-tank on alternative models of distribution.

Day for the exchange of ideas

1-2pm Publishers lunch
Are you an Independent publisher or interested in publishing? If so then why not  join us for a free lunch to discuss recent books you have published and distributed, or projects in you have in development.

2-4pm Alternative models of distribution think tank
A session that starts with a discussion of Adam Burton’s text Some Problems of Distribution for Independent Publishers and Independent Booksellers, written for X-Operative.

Followed by a think-tank led by X Marks the Bökship founder Eleanor Vonne Brown, on Alternative Models of Distribution with presentations from Louisa Bailey (Luminous Books) and Eva Weinmayr (AND Publishing) and independent publishers, distributors and booksellers. Plus discussion on Print-on-Demand platforms and social distribution initiatives.


Drop in at any point during the day or stay for the whole thing. FREE.

For more details about X-Operative see the exhibitions page here.