'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.
Conflicts of interest and corporate-funded research have expanded, with journals increasingly used by mega-corporations to advance their initiatives. What will this mean for scholarly publishing? The post Trust Falls — Are We In a New Phase of Corporate Research? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
Carrying a purse of US$25,000, the DSC Prize honors the 'exceptional qualities in the novels selected' for its longlist of 13 titles. The post ‘Maturity and Humanity’: The DSC Prize For South Asian Literature’s Longlist 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.
To 'explore new uncharted waters,' China South Publishing takes a stake in Frankfurt Book Fair's global rights and license trading platform, IPR License. The post Multimedia Giant China South Publishing Invests in IPR License appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
An executive summit for magazine, catalog & book publishers exploring the convergence of online & offline publishing.
Book box subscription services satisfy boutique-minded audiences. Author Jesikah Sundin explains how to reach readers in search of independently created, physical items. It may be the Digital Age, but brown paper packages tied up in string are still many people’s favorite thing. The post Un-box the Magic of Book Box Subscription Services appeared first on…
In an interview that raised many hackles, Gregory dismissed erotica as ‘pornography’ and crime novel villains as ‘blindingly obvious’ – despite her own novels occupying a distinct genre themselvesIn a bizarre miscalculation, the historical novelist Philippa Gregory took a sideswipe at the authors of genre novels in an interview with the New York Times yesterday.…
Robert Harington reviews a delightful new book that reminds you of how delightful our publishing world can be. Printer’s Error: Irreverent Stories From Publishing History by Rebecca Romney and J. P. Romney. The post Book Review: Printer’s Error: Irreverent Stories From Book History appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
From Bookwitty: 'It’s generally agreed that writing by women in Japan dominates the literary scene,' translator Lucy North tells Olivia Snaije. The post Translator Lucy North on Women in Japanese Literature: ‘Extremely Good’ 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.
As the young UK-based charity crowdfunds its Bangladesh books initiatives, PEN America has material dating to 1966 in its newly launched digital archive. The post Foundation Notes: UK’s No Barriers in Bangladesh; PEN America Digital Archive Now Live appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Publishing is an industry in transition. Are you making assumptions based on old truths? Many tenets about book marketing that seemed solid a few years ago no longer hold. Beth Bacon busts eight myths about selling your book. The post 8 Myths about Book Sales That Authors Need To Ditch Now appeared first on Digital…
When battling dragons, proper grammar is a must. The post Game of Thrones, Copyeditor’s Edition appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
This year's National Translation Award shortlists include the first book of Mongolian poetry published in the States and a campground under a zombie attack. The post Ten Works Shortlisted for the US’ National Translation Award in Poetry and Prose 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.
NPD has put together a list that includes e-book sales from its PubTrack Digital service in addition to its BookScan sales list. Here's a look.