The Art of Small Press Publishing @ the Olympia Library

This is a two day event!

Day 1
The Art of Small Press Publishing: an Evening with Local Authors
Friday, March 19, 5:30-7pm
This two-day event celebrates and examines the world of small press publishing. Friday night, local authors will read from their work and answer questions. On Saturday, a panel will discuss small press from multiple perspectives. A selection of small press merchandise will be available for purchase. Friday night: authors Skie Bender, with musical accompaniment by Kevin Jacobs, Derek Ryan Hain, Adam Jessup, Ray Maeda, Tony Perkins, and Sarah Tavis with musical accompaniment by Letters.

Day 2
The Art of Small Press Publishing: a Panel Discussion
Saturday, March 20, 2-4pm
On day two of the Art of Small Press, a panel will discuss and answer questions about small press from multiple perspectives. Panelists: Joshua James Amberson of Ms. Valerie Park Distro; Matthew Green of Olympia Power & Light newspaper; Carol Hannum of the Olympia Book Arts Society; Jami Heinricher of the Sherwood Press; Jacob McMurray of Payseur & Schmidt Publishers; and Jessica Spring of Springtide Press. There will be a selection of small press merchandise for sale.