The Book Industry in Wales

Welsh Books Council

The Book Industry in Wales - 04 March 2010

With the development of the internet and similar new media and technologies what is the future for the book industry in Wales? Having recently celebrated World Book Day this is an opportunity to consider what will be the value of the written word in years to come and what might be done to convince more people of the joys of reading.

On the panel will be author and broadcaster Bethan Gwanas, Welsh Books Council Director, Elwyn Jones and Director of Publishing at Gomer Press, Mairwen Prys Jones.

The chair for the evening will be Catrin Beard.

The evening is held at the Welsh Assembly Government Office, Rhodfa Padarn, Aberystwyth SY23 3UR on Wednesday evening, 17 March. Tea and coffee will be served from 5.30 onwards with the discussion to begin at 6pm.

If you wish to attend please register by emailing  ybont@wales.gsi.gov.uk  or by calling 0300 062 2021 no later than Monday, 15 March.

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