For twenty years, journal ‘New Books in German’ has provided insight and guidance about German literature to editors and publishers from around the world.
Winners of the 2016 Leipzig Book Fair Prize were announced from a pool of over 400 new titles and a shortlist dominated, once again, by men.
With 13 titles longlisted for the Man Booker International Prize for fiction translated into English, some question the gender balance on the list.
France’s great comics event, the Festival International de la Bande Desinée at Angoulême, faces serious criticism for being dominated by men.
The new president of PEN International, Jennifer Clement, discusses the organization’s mission to support human rights and its outlook for the future.
Erin L. Cox looks at her career in publishing and wonders, does the number of female CEOs really measure the impact women have on the publishing business?
Women rising to leadership roles in publishing is complicated by social history and individual factors, say publishing pros.
Publisher Stefan Tobler of And Other Stories in the UK has committed to a year of publishing only books by women, in response to “gender bias” towards men.
After analyzing 15 years’ worth of top literary prize winners, Nicola Griffith notes that books about women rarely win.
Publishing Perspectives would like to hear from women executives in publishing about the leadership challenges they face and how they envision the future.