How many times have you seen a literary magazine hit the shelves with an ambitious debut issue only to never be seen again? Learn how to do it right at A Night With Brooklyn Indie Lit Mags, a discussion with editors who have launched successful magazines. Share tips on how to stay in the game are Halimah Marcus, co-editor of Electric Literature’s weekly online fiction magazine, Recommended Reading; Celia Johnson, a co-founder and co-publisher of Slice; Emma Komlos-Hrobsky, editorial assistant at Tin House; J.D. Scott, editor of Moonshot; and a representative from A Public Space. Jamie Schwartz, managing director of the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses, moderates the talk.
Wed., July 18, 7 p.m., 2012