'What we are producing is to be relied upon in this world of fake news.' This, says Orion's Katie Espiner, is global book publishing's message today. The post Katie Espiner to Frankfurt’s Markets: Brexit Is Publishing’s Opportunity appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
'Women need to almost un-condition themselves,' says Emerald's Vicky Williams, who joins The Markets' panel at Frankfurt Book Fair on women in publishing. The post Vicky Williams on Women in Publishing: Women and Men Need to Champion Women appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Watching Romanian youth leave for education elsewhere in Europe, Bucharest's Grupal Editorial Art is teaming up with Stuttgart's Klett Gruppe to raise educational standards at home. The post Germany’s Klett Partners with Romania’s Editorial ART in Educational Publishing appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
'Stories remain when the land has been taken,' says Cherie Dimaline about indigenous narratives of Canada. "We live in the stories." The post ‘We All Have a Place Here’: Canada’s Indigenous Voices in Publishing appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
A good agency's character is 'built with many authors, not single ones.' CBQ's Claudia Bernaldo di Quiros offers five titles making rights sales. The post Agency Rights Update: Madrid’s CBQ Agencia Literaria appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
'The readers feel the book was written to them,' says one of two authors of 'postcard books' in Denmark, books 'sent from somewhere unknown,' The post Danish Postcard Books: ‘A Very Precise and Highly Compact’ Format appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Russia's book piracy problem seems to be getting worse: in a new survey, two out of three respondents say they believe downloading pirated content is legal. The post Russian Government Figures Put Book Piracy at 25 to 30 Percent appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Focused on Mexican and Latin American authors, La Cartonera publishes hand-made books with hand-painted covers. These literary creations are selling at home and abroad. The post A Handmade Tale: Mexican Publisher La Cartonera’s Collectible Books appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
As Hollywood went into high gear for Christopher Nolan's new film, so did Open Road Integrated Media for Walter Lord's 1982 book on Dunkirk. The post New Life for Backlist: Open Road’s Dunkirk ‘Miracle’ Marketing Victory appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Cumhuriyet Books publisher Turhan Günay—just released in Istanbul pending court action—and Evrensel publishing house are named Prix Voltaire winners. The post Turkey’s Turhan Günay, Evrensel Win IPA’s Prix Voltaire appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
'Allowing universities to copy for free that which they previously paid for' is not fair, rules a Canadian justice, in a closely watched copyright battle. The post On Copyright and Copies in Canada: A Federal Court Ruling Backs Publishers appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
From France and India: two female executives, two contrasting perspectives, in interviews on the challenges of women in executive roles in publishing. The post At Frankfurt’s ‘The Markets’: Why Aren’t There More Women Executives in Publishing? appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Publishers now can apply for $250,000 in grants to promote Canadian literature to Ontario's teachers, librarians, and school boards. The post ‘Bringing More Canadian Books to Classrooms’: Ontario’s New Strategy appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Amid reports that Detskaya Literatura will be privatized comes word that Arkady Rotenberg has sold out of Russian educational publisher Prosveshchenie. The post Rotenberg Sells His Stake in Russian Educational Publisher Prosveshchenie appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Based on sales at 3,115 physical stores and 11 online retailers, here are the June 2017 monthly bestseller lists from China using OpenBook and Trajectory data. The post OpenBook’s China Bestseller Lists for June 2017: A Publishing Perspectives Exclusive appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Partnering with the Salon du livre in Montréal, the Translation Rights Fair in Canada expects to bring even more francophone and anglophone publishers together in November. The post Canada’s Translation Rights Fair: Where Francophone and Anglophone Publishers Meet appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
On the European Commission's geo-blocking regulations for ebooks, the Italian, Greek, French, and European publishing associations issue words of caution. The post European Publishing Associations on Geo-Blocking, Ebooks, and the Digital Single Market appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
'Galaktika has agreed to pay each author whose work it infringed for compensation,' according to the Authors Guild's statement. The post US Author’s Guild Announces Copyright Infringement Agreement With Hungarian Magazine appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Focusing on debut Latin American talent, Victor Hurtado's agency's rights sales are promoting new voices from the Spanish-language markets. The post Agency Rights Update: Barcelona’s VicLit Agency and Its Latin American Novels appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.