*+-Matt Alt explains how as video games evolved from simple amusements into a cinematic storytelling medium, translation became integral to the process.
*+-A trio of international publishing sales executives reflect on the different attitudes toward book pricing across the world, wondering what the future holds.
*+-International companies are keeping a close eye on publishing in Asia and South Asia, including the latest rights trends and digital developments there.
*+-Over the last 15 years, the number of publishers, bookstores and revenue from book sales in Japan has been in significant decline.
*+-Japanese bookseller Kinokuniya has implemented several innovative strategies to fight declining domestic sales, while still expanding at home and abroad.
*+-Haruki Murakami is the first Japanese author to win the Welt Literature Prize of 10,000 euros. Join our reading group to discuss Murakami’s literary works.
*+-The launch of a new Haruki Murakami book has become an event around the world, with many translations appearing before an English edition.
*+-Join Publishing Perspectives’ online book club covering the works of Haruki Murkami as we discuss The Wind Up Bird Chronicle.
*+-Porter Anderson sets up the #EtherIssue discussion with a look at Craig Mod’s new release, Hi, and other young publishing-related companies.
*+-Popular Japanese authors such as Keigo Higashino and Kotaro Isaka, and prize-winners, are being translated quickly and sold in South Korea, China and Taiwan.