Samson to speak at Printers' Charity lunch

Samson to speak at Printers' Charity lunch

Weidenfeld & Nicolson publisher Alan Samson will be guest speaker at the Print Charity's annual luncheon this autumn.

The lunch takes place in Stationers' Hall, London on 3rd November. Samson's speech will be entitled "The Printed Word" and he will discuss the challenges facing publishers during the digital age as well as the celebrities he has worked with. His list of non-fiction authors includes Julie Walters, Helen Mirren, Sean Connery, Antony Beevor, A.A. Gill, and Keith Richards.

Full details of the lunch can be found on the Printing Charity's website. It was set up in 1827 to help those who work in printing, publishing, the graphic arts or allied trades.