[texhax] June 2011 TUG news: conferences, software, TUGboat, interviews, book(plate)s
TeX Users Group
tug-news at tug.org
Fri Jun 24 16:34:30 CEST 2011
Dear TeX users,
- TUG 2011:
This year's TUG conference will be held in Kerala, India, from
October 19-21, hosted by River Valley Technologies. Deadline
for proposals is July 15, but sooner is always welcome.
Registration and info:
- Fifth ConTeXt user meeting:
This year's ConTeXt meeting will take place from Sept. 19-24,
in Porquerolles, France.
- TUGboat: the first issue for 2011 has been mailed.
The submission deadline for the next issue is June 30.
- TeX Live: the freeze for the final release is imminent, barring major
new bugs being reported in the next few days. Additional help with
testing is always welcome.
- Norbert Preining is the latest subject in the Interview Corner.
- Book reviews are now being posted online as they are completed.
Currently there are reviews of:
. Typesetting tables with LaTeX, by Herbert Voss
. LaTeX Beginners Guide, by Stefan Kottwitz
. The Art of the Book in the Twentieth Century, by Jerry Kelly
and an appreciation of:
. The Art of Computer Programming, Volume 4A.
- Discounts are now available to TUG members on bookplates from
Bookplate Ink and on the Kelly and Kottwitz books listed above, in
addition to a variety of other discounts previously mentioned.
As always, please don't hesitate to contact us with questions,
suggestions, or information.
Karl Berry (President) on behalf of the TUG Board
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