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PR: Paul Bozuwa Featured Speaker at AAP/PSP Talk

Hanover, PA—On Friday, July 20, 2018, Sheridan President Paul Bozuwa will address the Professional and Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Books Committee at the McGraw-Hill/NY offices on the following topic: Running a Printing Company in 2018: Navigating the Challenges and Opportunities. The presentation, which is hosted by the Association of American Publishers (AAP) is set for 11…

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Richard Charkin: Seed Questions for an ‘Agony Journal’ for Publishing, ‘Ask Emma’
July 18, 2018 at 1:45 am

In his exclusive column for Publishing Perspectives, Richard Charkin asks why 'the largest advances ... go to the authors who need the money least, and vice-versa?' and other questions for a journal he'd call 'Ask Emma.' The post Richard Charkin: Seed Questions for an ‘Agony Journal’ for Publishing, ‘Ask Emma’ appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Libraries: talking stock
July 18, 2018 at 1:45 am

Publishers need to speak up and champion reading in the face of the erosion of the book stock in England’s public libraries, says Tim Coates.  

The Guardian view on children’s books: a restricted view of a wide world | Editorial
July 17, 2018 at 12:56 pm

Almost a third of school-age children are from black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds. But they will still struggle to find characters who resemble themselvesBooks can show us the world both as it is, and as it could be – “mirrors and windows”, as the author Malorie Blackman notes. For children, they are currently falling…

Hipster Antitrust and Structural Dominance — What Is a Monopoly Now?
July 17, 2018 at 5:30 am

Calling something a "monopoly" has been misleading in many cases, but the new economy may require a complete rethinking of the anti-competitiveness created by intermediaries at scale. The post Hipster Antitrust and Structural Dominance — What Is a Monopoly Now? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

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