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Patronage: would you sit in a rich man’s basement and write for cash? It may well come to that in the era of infinite distribution… Something our star panellist Ross Pruden knows about – because he coined the term. Ross is the thinking person’s Cory Doctorow: tonight, he’s explaining what digital abundance and scarcity mean for authors.
In fact, it’s a twofer on polymaths tonight – Nic Alderton is the chap with an artist in his basement, and there’s a good reason for it, too.
With writer-lawyer Donna Ballman from Florida, Dave Bartram from England’s mysterious West and Catwake entrancing in the chatroom… this is one thought-provoking show you won’t easily forget.