European book trade reacts to Brexit

European book trade reacts to Brexit

European publishers have pledged to continue dialogue and business relationships with the UK despite last week's Brexit vote.

Many Remain-favouring UK publishers have been expressing their shame at the "Leave" win to their European contacts, with one London-based independent with a strongly international readership and authorship saying on Facebook that they were "embarrassed to be part of such an inward-looking nation, driven by fear."

The French Publishers Association said it looked forward to sharing British colleagues' "mutually enriching" views, including on copyright, and that it ho...

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