Alexei Taylor: Online Publishing Workshop: Create preservable, interactive, online publications using Tome

This workshop explores the newly released Tome authoring platform developed at the Hemispheric Institute, which serves as the basis for their award-winning digital publication imprint Hemi.Press. Tome is a multilingual, multimodal, publishing tool designed for making online books, journals, and collaborative courses. Attendees are required to bring a laptop with WiFi capabilities, a current internet browser, an intrepid spirit, and a collection of media and text materials to create an online project.


Lex Taylor is a web developer specializing in scholarly digital publications. Lex was a designer and consultant for the Scalar platform, and is the creator of Tome, a WordPress based publishing platform currently being used at NYU, Columbia, Harvard, and other institutions. Lex holds an MPS from NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP).