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Bloomsbury Publishing: A Literary Vision with Founder Nigel Newton
November 15, 2018 @ 4:30 pm
Bloomsbury Publishing: A Literary Vision with Founder Nigel Newton LECTURE THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 4:30 P.M.
Learn how one of the world’s leading independent publishing companies brought the works of Michael Ondaatje, J.K. Rowling, Khaled Hosseini, Margaret Atwood and other major authors to a global audience. San Francisco-born Bloomsbury Founder and Chief Executive Nigel Newton will speak about highlights in the company’s 32-year history, including making 800,000 pages of the documents of Winston Churchill available to students and researchers online. Founded in 1986, and now with offices in the U.S. and India as well as London and Oxford, the company promotes literature and reading worldwide, making a social impact through books, e-books and online resources as they search relentlessly for the great authors of the future.