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Second #TwitterFiction Festival To Take Place March 12-16

Second #TwitterFiction Festival To Take Place March 12-16

Together with the Association of American Publishers and Penguin Random House, Twitter will present its second #TwitterFiction Festival, March 12-16.

Twitter calls the virtual event a “digital storytelling extravaganza,” one that gives writers a new medium for their fiction work and readers the opportunity to read fiction in a cool new way.

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Nick Bilton’s “Hatching Twitter” Book Available For Pre-Order

New York Times columnist and reporter Nick Bilton is publishing a book about Twitter, and it’s officially available for pre-order from Amazon.

The book, set to debut November 5, promises to be a juicy read, judging by the title alone: “Hatching Twitter: A True Story of Money, Power, Friendship, and Betrayal.”

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Twitter Fiction Festival Live Event This Saturday – And You’re Invited!

Twitter’s Fiction Festival kicked off today. Have you been following along? We’ll tell you a bit more about it after the jump.

But the big news to know right now is this: If you live in the New York area, you may want to join the live Twitter Fiction event this Saturday. It’s being held at the New York Public Library and promises to be a great networking opportunity for writers (and readers!).

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Twitter Is Hosting A Fiction Festival!

Do you have a great idea for telling a story using Twitter?

Twitter is inviting “authors and creative storytellers around the world to push the bounds of what’s possible with Twitter content” and  participate in its upcoming fiction festival. It’s a very exciting opportunity for writers – and readers!

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This Story Is Being Published One Tweet At A Time

We all know that attention spans are shrinking and traditional book sales are declining, but are we really at the point where people want to read a book posted one tweet at a time?

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jennifer Egan is counting on it – and plans to begin publishing her newest novel, Black Box, on Twitter this week.
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