General Call for Papers
The editors of Book 2.0 would like to invite articles on any aspect of the changing roles and functions of the book in the digital age and socio-cultural aspects of the framework for their contemporary production. These may include articles on any aspects of writing, illustration and design, as well as book production and distribution. Articles on the application of digital technology to the creation and uses of books and contributions from professionals working in the publishing industries are very welcome.
Please submit abstracts of no more than 200 words to Daniel Boswell
Book 2.0 is an interdisciplinary peer-reviewed journal which aims to publish articles and reviews about all forms of contemporary book production and design in an attempt to explore the theoretical space opened up by digital technology. Thematic concerns include adaptation, access and cultural mapping. The journal explores innovations in technology, distribution, marketing and sales and book consumption, and in the research, analysis and conservation of book-related professional practices. Book 2.0 aims to provide a forum for promoting and sharing the most original and progressive thought and practice in the teaching of writing, illustration, book design and production, and publishing across all sectors.