In his keynote at Frankfurt's The Markets, the arch-agent Andrew Wylie will address the forces of nationalism: 'The publishing world is in opposition.' The post Andrew Wylie and the Internationalist Imperative: ‘A Profound Moral Question’ appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
British-born translator Jessica Cohen and Israeli author David Grossman share the £50,000 Man Booker International purse for 'A Horse Walks Into a Bar.' The post Author David Grossman and Translator Jessica Cohen Win the 2017 Man Booker International Prize appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
In an enlightening exchange of questions and answers, a German and Singaporean editor trade insights on their markets' opportunities and challenges. The post A Dialogue in International Children’s Publishing: Singapore and Germany appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
'To create a reading culture on the way to a knowledge-based economy,' as Seth Russo puts it, Ahmed Al Ameri's Sharjah Publishing City will soon be open for business. The post A Sharjah Publishing City Update: ‘We’re Selling Out’ appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
IPR License's Instant Rights can handle transactions, from selection through contract and invoice generation, online payment, and sales reports. The post IPR License Rolls Out ‘Instant Rights’ Transactions, Start to Finish Online appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Known for agency-publishing innovation and for his mastery of a personality-driven business, literary agent Ed Victor is recalled by publishing leaders. The post Remembering Ed Victor: ‘Ferocious Negotiating Skills’ and ‘Inexorable Charm’ appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
APA estimates show 2016's audiobook sales growth expanding by almost 20 percent again. Sixty-seven million Americans say they finished an audiobook. The post Audio Publishers Association: Third Year of Strong US Audiobook Sales Growth appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Several speakers at last week's StoryDrive China conference reminded us that storytelling on a local level can be just as impactful as going global. The post Strengthening Local Content Industries in a Global Media Landscape appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Even as an acquisition transfers financial control of Sweden's Akademibokhandeln chain, reading-trend figures paint a concerning picture. The post Sweden’s Dominant Akademibokhandeln Bookselling Chain Acquired by Volati appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.