Join us for a great panel with two fantastic indie publishers who will answer all the questions you never thought you'd get to ask, from the process of pitching your idea to the moment of holding the book in your hands. With Gary Budden (Influx) and Jenn Thompson (Cipher).
Sat 16 Oct, 4-5pm
Your purchase confirmation email will act as your ticket: just bring along the email, your name and/or your booking reference on the day.
Gary Budden is a writer, editor and the co-founder of award-winning independent publisher, Influx Press. He is the author of London Incognita (Dead Ink, 2020), Hollow Shores (Dead Ink, 2017), the Shirley Jackson Award-Shortlisted Judderman (Eden Book Society, 2018), and These Towers Will One Day Slip Into the Sea (2021) and The White Heron Beneath the Reactor w/ artist Maxim Griffin (2019). His writing has appeared in numerous magazines and journals including Ambit, Confingo, Nightscript, Structo, Minor Literature(s), Year's Best Weird Fiction, Uncertainties, The Lonely Crowd and many more. He lives in Enfield, north London.
Jenn Thompson is an editor and publisher based in East London. She is co-founder of queer independent publishing house Cipher Press and works in book distribution at Turnaround Publisher Services.