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5 Reasons You Might Want to Get into Academic Publishing

My aspirations in publishing almost always come up when discussing life after college. The world I may be soon working in–according to friends of my parents and neighbors I run into in the supermarket–is incredibly glamorous. My excitable hairstylist asked me last week, “When will you get to meet the lady who writes Harry Potter?!” For most, the world of publishing is represented almost wholly by the goings-on of the trade sector, so it’s not hard to see why I figured I’d inevitably want to end up inking big fiction […]

Trendsetters’ Book-Biz Essential Reading, Week of 5/14-5/18

Every week we recommend 5 links that the young book professional should read to feel more informed and connected. There are only 5, so even if you weren’t able to read a thing all week, these should help keep you in the know. (Yes, this week’s news came in twos. What can we say?)     This week in Agency: Simon Settles. This week in Agency (is there an echo in here?) 17 states decide they want in on the [class] action. Harry Potter, PhD: The University of St. Andrews […]