Amherst Association of Southern 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

Tuesday, March 19, 2013
7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Light Refreshments will be served.

$10 alumni & family '01 and older
$5 classes '02-'12

at the offices of
Larry Miles '00
BNY Mellon Wealth Management
10250 Constellation Boulevard, Suite 2100
Los Angeles, CA 90067

We recommend parking at the Westfield Century City Mall across the street.  
Parking for the first three hours is $1.00 per hour, or less with validation
from a purchase of almost anything at the mall.  
More information can be found here.

Click here to R.S.V.P by Thursday, March 14, 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 Scott G.G. Haller '85 at or (310) 390-1115.

Tue, 03/19/2013 - 19:30 to 21:00