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Digital fiction masterclass with Cory Doctorow

Sunday 24 November 2013, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
$55.00
Queen's Hall
Level 3, Main entry, Swanston St
Has wheelchair access

Join our exclusive masterclass with renowned blogger and science fiction writer, Cory Doctorow. Explore the changing relationship between authors and readers, the evolution of digital content and how to make an impact in an increasingly online world.

Afternoon tea will be provided. Companion card accepted at State Library of Victoria events.

Cory is the co-editor of Boing Boing and the author of young adult novels like Homeland, Pirate cinema and Little brother, and novels for adults like Rapture of the nerds and Makers. He is the former European director of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and co-founded the UK Open Rights Group. Born in Toronto, Canada, he now lives in London.

This unique event is presented by the Centre for Youth Literature as part of the Library's Digital Society series, exploring the interface of digital and analogue worlds and their impact on human experience and innovation.