Archive | March, 2008

Best of BEA: Giving It Away: Free Lunch or Unrealized Opportunity?

In this program – Giving it Away: Free Lunch or Unrealized Opportunity? – originally recorded at BookExpo America on May 31, 2007, “Beyond the Book” host Christopher Kenneally and Chris Anderson, editor-in-chief of Wired Magazine and author of The Long Tail discuss the dilemma facing publishers and authors alike, for whom control of content is […]

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BTB #47: Monetizing while Digitizing

In an interview at the Publishing Business Conference and Expo held in New York City on March 10-12, 2008, Beyond the Book’s Christopher Kenneally, interviewed Carolyn Pittis, Sr. Vice President of Global Marketing Strategy & Operations at HarperCollins Publishers. In this candid interview, Carolyn remarks on ways that HarperCollins is employing digital strategies to improve […]

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BTB #46: From a Dictionary Man, the Word on Industry Trends

In an interview recorded at the Publishing Business Conference and Expo held in New York City on March 10-12, 2008, Beyond the Book’s Christopher Kenneally discusses with John Morse, President and Publisher of Merriam-Webster the future of books in print and digital formats and ways the world famous dictionary publisher is building online global communities […]

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BTB #45: Rights Dissolution or Rights Resolution?

By special arrangement with the International Federation of Reproduction Rights Organisations (IFRRO), “Beyond the Book” presents excerpts from an address by IFRRO’s Honorary President Tarja Koskinen-Olsson to the 2007 Annual General Meeting in Dublin. Ms. Koskinen-Olsson, former chief executive of Kopiosto, the Finnish RRO, speaks on Administration of Access to Copyright Works in the Digital […]

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Beyond the Book Announces BeyondTheBook.tv

Since 2002 when we began, “Beyond the Book” events have appeared often on C-SPAN’s BookTV and Canada’s Book Television. A special package of program highlights will now be available for viewing at BeyondTheBook.tv, including this interview with NBC News Correspondent Jane Arraf from our Reporting Iraq podcast: Copyright Clearance Center‘s “Beyond the Book” program explores […]

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BTB #44: Blogging from the Academy?

Blogging from the academy? It’s not just for students anymore. In an interview recorded at the O’Reilly Tools of Change for Publishing conference held in New York City on February 11, 2008, Beyond the Book’s Christopher Kenneally talks with Dan Gillmor, Director of the Knight Center for Digital Media Entrepreneurship at Arizona State University and […]

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