9 March 2023 - 7:30 pm

“ Five Revolutions and Counting” – WORDS

Learning and Resources Centre, Bromsgrove School.  
Access is via the Worcester Road Entrance and Car Park ( B61 7HP ) – a Buggy will be available.
“ Five Revolutions and Counting – the Surprising Good News Story of what happened to Books in the 21st Century “
 
Stephen Page, who was born and raised in Bromsgrove, is the Executive Chair of Faber and Faber, one of the World’s leading Independent Publishing Houses, for which he was Chief Executive for 2001-21, and makes a welcome return to WORDS.
 
His talk will be an eye-witness account of what has happened to the Book Industry during the last twenty years, and how it has thrived and confounded the expectations of its destruction in the face of digital transformation.
 
It is a story of rebellious leaders, visionary booksellers, bold publishers, and the power of writers in a period of dramatic societal change !!!
 
Tickets are £12 each and are available via the Ticket Source Website – www.ticketsource.co.uk –  ( In the Find Event Search Bar, simply type in “ Five Revolutions and Counting “ ), or from WORDS, Sycamore House, Rigby Hall, Rigby Lane, Bromsgrove, B60 2EW.  Please make cheques payable to WORDS and include a S.A.E and your email address ( if you have one )