College Campus Bookselling

The panelists discussed the challenges facing bookstores on college campuses and strategies for success in the face of these… read more

The panelists discussed the challenges facing bookstores on college campuses and strategies for success in the face of these challenges. The trends of the business such as cross-merchandising, changing products and online selling were discussed and whether or not the trends were helpful or hurtful to the industry. Also discussed was the growing dominance of large publishing companies and the growing concern that books of poetry and translations will disappear from bookshelves in stores. Following their presentations, the panelists took questions from the audience. close

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College Campus Bookselling

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Program ID:
86386-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 7, 1997
Last Aired:
Jun 8, 1997

Airing Details

  • Jun 07, 1997 | 8:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 07, 1997 | 11:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 08, 1997 | 5:08am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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