The State of the Publishing Industry
A panel of authors, publishers and booksellers considered questions of the growth of national bookstore chains, large advances to authors, and consolidation of ownership among publishing houses.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Larry Kirshbaum Chairman and CEO Time Warner Trade Publishing
- Bob Minzesheimer Critic USA Today->Books
- Cathy Pelletier Founder Nashville Books
- Shirley Russell Owner Catch Our Rainbow Bookstore
- Marcella Smith Spokeswoman Barnes and Noble Booksellers
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