W104. SPD Membership Meeting
Room 225D, Henry B. González Convention Center, Meeting Room Level
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
This event is for all independent literary publishers: seasoned professionals, those just starting out, and all in between. Learn what we're planning for the year and share your thoughts on how we can best ensure that our community thrives. Even if you're not yet a member of SPD, but would like to find out more, please feel welcome to join us.
Jeffrey Lependorf serves as the shared Executive Director of Small Press Distribution (SPD), our nation's only nonprofit literary book distributor, and The Flow Chart Foundation, dedicated to exploring the interrelationships of various art forms as guided by the legacy of John Ashbery.
Brent Cunningham is the Managing Director at Small Press Distribution, where he has worked since 1999. Along with SPD’s other directors, he has helped more than double sales at the organization over the past decade. He is the author of two books of poetry, Journey to the Sun and Bird & Forest.
Trisha Low is the Director of Membership and Development at CLMP (the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses) where she cultivates relationships with independent literary publishers and dispenses advice to help them through the business of publishing towards becoming more sustainable.