Gene Gable

Don’t Bleed on the Pasteups and other Life Lessons Learned

Thursday, 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Even if you’ve never waxed the wrong side of a galley, gotten high on rubber cement, or been stabbed in the hand with an Xacto knife, you’ll appreciate this entertaining session! Gene Gable has been around the block in publishing technology, from hot metal to artificial intelligence, and he has the emotional and physical scars to prove it. Through it all Gene has learned that certain rules-of-thumb, certain human behaviors and certain challenges persist, regardless of the technology or characters involved. By looking back at publishing’s past successes and failures, you’ll hear some forward thinking ideas and important lessons from a lifetime in the graphic arts.