This week is a busy one for booksellers in Atlanta, as ABA, the American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression (ABFFE), and the regional bookselling associations come together for a number of meetings. The ABA Booksellers Advisory Council met on Monday and Tuesday. On Wednesday, the Strategic Planning Committee and the Governance Review Committee are scheduled to meet, and that evening a Booksellers Forum is scheduled from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the DoubleTree Hotel. On Friday, ABA officers, senior staff, and representatives from the regional associations will meet in the morning, and the ABA Board meeting will begin in the afternoon. The Board will also meet throughout Saturday. The ABFFE Board will meet on Sunday and Monday morning.
Watch BTW for a full report of the meetings.