Sean Cranbury is the writer/curator of Books on the Radio, an online source for new voices and ideas in book publishing. He is an expert in social media and community building and has been involved in the book industry as independent bookseller and publisher for 20 years. During his time as managing editor at House of Parlance Media he was an early advocate for free dissemination of digital content online via Youtube and various file sharing platforms.
Sean has spoken on Digital Rights Management and the Inevitability of Free Content at BookCamp Toronto 2009 and Simon Fraser University's Digital Publishing Workshop. He was an organizer of BookCamp Vancouver 2009 Unconference. Sean lives in Vancouver where he is a freelance writer, blogger and was Director of Creative Awareness | Social Media Strategist for the Vancouver Biennale 2009 - 2011.