'People are angry and polarised,' say c.e.o.s at FBF

'People are angry and polarised,' say c.e.o.s at FBF

Publishing is experiencing a turbulent time as world events, a "loss of faith in institutions" and a move to address inequalities compete with widespread feelings of anger and anxiety, attendees at a Frankfurt Book Fair conference heard on Wednesday (14th October). 

The panel event comprising newly appointed president and c.e.o. of Simon & Schuster Inc Jonathan Karp, Sophie de Closets, c.e.o. of Les Editions Fayard, and Ananth Padmanabhan, c.e.o. of HarperCollins India, was chaired by Porter Anderson, editor in chief of Publishing Perspectives.

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