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Craft Writing: Beer, the Digital, and Craft Culture  
General Event Information
Event Category:
Misc.
Price:
Free  
Dates and Times:
February 15, 2014, 10:00AM-5:00PM; (Please register at http://craftwriting.as.uky.edu )

This one day event will bring to UK brewers and professional writers from the craft beer industry. Craft beer, the annual production of under six million barrels of beer by small breweries, is one of the fastest growing areas of the food industry. According to the Brewers Association, craft beer provides over 108,000 jobs and its retail dollar value in 2012 was estimated at $10.2 billion. In the last twenty years, over 2,000 new breweries have come online, commanding almost 6% of the overall American beer market. These breweries have, in turn, helped revitalize city neighborhoods, generated new jobs in related industries, and played a key role in expanding digital and social media usage. See http://craftwriting.as.uky.edu for a list of speakers and for registration.
Venue Information
Address:
University of Kentucky
Lexington  
City:
Lexington 
State:
KY 
Zip Code:
40506-00 
Country:
United States 
Telephone:
5025422325 
Email:
Presenting Organization
Telephone:
5025422325
Designation:
not-for-profit