The Changing Face of the Publishing Industry

The panel discussed how changes in the publishing industry have affected what America reads. Mr. Schiffrin is the author of The… read more

The panel discussed how changes in the publishing industry have affected what America reads. Mr. Schiffrin is the author of The Business of Books: How the International Conglomerates Took Over Publishing and Changed the Way We Read, published by Verso Books. The book tells the story of the dismantling of the capacity of the modern publishing industry to promote new social voices. Mr. Lapham is the author of Lapham’s Rules of Influence: A Careerist’s Guide to Success, Status, and Self-Congratulation, published by Random House. The book is a manual for brownnosing. After the prepared remarks the panel answered questions from the audience. close

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The Changing Face of the Publishing Industry

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Program ID:
159507-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Oct 22, 2000
Last Aired:
Jan 20, 2001

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  • Oct 22, 2000 | 12:09am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 06, 2000 | 4:47am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 20, 2001 | 10:10am EST | C-SPAN 2
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