SYP's 'Question Time'

<p>Newsnight presenter Gavin Esler is to moderate a book trade panel answering questions at a &quot;Publishers Question Time&quot; event hosted by the Society of Young Publishers on 21st January.</p><p>Publishers Association chief executive Simon Juden, Booksellers Association president Graham Rand and Penguin m.d. Helen Fraser will be among those taking questions from the audience, in an evening set to follow the same format as the BBC1 political discussion programme. </p><p>SYP chair Jon Slack said that &quot;Publishers Question Time&quot;, which will tie in with the group&#39;s annual general meeting, &quot;marks the beginning of our 60th anniversary year and so carries extra significance.&quot; Registration for the event is via the SYP website at www.thesyp.org.uk/events.<br /></p>