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23 October 2014 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Main Lecture Theatre, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford

In pre-digital days, vanity publishing was at the shadiest end of the industry. But now, with the barriers to publishing being lowered by the month, there are many opportunities for authors to get int...







17 October 2014 7:00 pm

Norrington Room, Blackwells, Oxford, Oxford

17 October saw the annual Oxford Publishing Society author event. The OPuS committee was thrilled to welcome Deborah Levy to a conversation in Blackwells Oxford, appearing alongside her publisher Stef...







19 June 2014 6:30 pm

Headington Hill Hall then Willow Lecture Theatre, Oxford

Speakers Will Ricketts, Chief Executive Officer, Jordan Publishing  Tom Bonnick, Digital Marketing, Nosy Crow (winners of the IPG Digital Marketing award 2014) This session provides top tips on dig...







13 May 2014 6:30 pm

Main Lecture Theatre, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford

In an age of information overload and issues with trust, is there an increasing need for persistent, edited, authoritative content, or is it simpler just to take pot luck on the web? We invited the le...







01 May 2014 7:00 pm

Main Lecture Theatre, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford

The OPuS AGM will take place before the Reference Works event on 13 May. As well as a chance for members to ask questions of the Officers and Committee about the activities of the Society, to propose ...







27 March 2014 6:30 pm

Jam Factory

This is a joint event run by OPuS and BookMachine at the Jam Factory in Oxford (Hollybush Row, 27 Park End St, Oxford OX1 1HU) Speaker: Angus Phillips, Acting Head, School of the Arts, Oxford Brookes...







28 January 2014 6:30 pm

Main Lecture Theatre, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford

Speakers: Ylann Schemm, Elsevier Ashley Lodge , Pearson   In the first OPuS event of 2014, Ylann Schemm and Ashley Lodge will discuss two issues of growing importance to publishers: corporate and ...







21 November 2013 12:00 am

TBA

Over 100 people attended the OPuS event on Wednesday 20 November at Oxford Brookes, and had an interesting, stimulating, and sometimes slightly scary, overview of developments in digital projects, f...







20 November 2013 6:30 pm

Main Lecture Theatre, Oxford

This event moves away from the more traditional topics that OPuS normally deals in, and looks at some of the other parts of the creative industries that are also publishing stuff.

We hav...







24 October 2013 6:30 pm

Headington Hill Hall, Oxford

(Scroll down to register at bottom of page) Drinks served 6.30 pm, talks start 7.30 pm. Confirmed speakers Lynette Owen OBE, former Copyright Director at Pearson Gordon Wise, Senior Agent at ...







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