Amherst Association of Northern California

Invites you to a conversation about

Publishing, Scholarship, and Libraries: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Bryn Geffert
Librarian of the College
Founder of Amherst College Press,
the first open-access, digital academic press devoted to the liberal arts

Wednesday, March 20, 2013
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Hors d’oeuvres and beverages provided

at the home of
Alyse and Nathan Mason Brill ’02
35 Oak Ridge Road
Berkeley, California 94705

R.S.V.P by Tuesday, March 12, 2013.

Why, in the era of the Internet, has information become so expensive and inaccessible? If information wants to be free, why is it so tightly controlled?  Some responsible and irresponsible thoughts, and a discussion of the Amherst College Press, a venture designed to tackle these questions head on.

Questions? Please contact Ellie Ballard ’95 at or (413) 542-8357.

Wed, 03/20/2013 - 18:00 to 20:00