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7 July 08: Novel Idea Takes Off

Novel IdeaThe story begins on Monday, July 7: will you be reading?

SMS novel to 33879, click on the link you receive back and register through our WAP site.

Thereafter, from Monday, you’ll be pinged with fabulous short fiction from the likes of Dianne Awerbuck, Lauren Beukes, Richard de Nooy, Robyn Goss, Sarah Lotz, Henrietta Rose-Innes, Stephen Simm, Zukiswa Wanner and Sam Wilson.

If you’ve already registered, ask some friends to join you. And meanwhile RSVP to our Facebook event!

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Novel Idea up for discussion

I’ll be chatting about Novel Idea and commissioning fiction for the mobile platform at the New Technologies in Publishing seminar presented by Electric Book Works from 9am – 11am on Tuesday 17 June in Rm 1.41 at the CTICC.

The session is aimed at strategic thinkers at publishing companies, but it would also be really interesting for authors, editors and other people curious about publishing as it’s going to look at the most recent developments in writing and distributing content and stories, including how print on demand can open new markets, repurposing content and new opportunities for writers in new content models.

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