The president of the Turkish Publishers Association has called for international publishers to temporarily abandon the advance payment system when negotiating new rights deals in... Read more
A literary agency in Turkey is calling on publishers and agents around the world to support the country's book trade with their "understanding" following the... Read more
The bodies representing European publishers and booksellers have called for the immediate release of eminent Turkish novelist and human rights activist Aslı Erdoğan and linguist... Read more
The International Publishers Association has condemned the closure of yet another Turkish publishing house, Evrensel Basım Yayın (Evrensel Publishing House).
The long-serving editor-in-chief of the weekly books supplement of Turkish newspaper Cumhuriyet is among those arrested in the latest crackdown on freedom of expression in... Read more
The German Publishers and Booksellers Association has joined with freedom of speech organisations to launch an online petition calling on the German government and EU... Read more
Chief executives from leading publishing houses around the world, including Markus Dohle of Penguin Random House, Carolyn Reidy of Simon & Schuster and Arnaud Nourry... Read more
The European and International Booksellers Federation has “strongly condemned” the destruction of the Gulen Bookshop in Turkey.
The Turkish government has closed 29 publishing houses in the country, according to the Turkish Publishers Association.
Zed Books’ Facebook page was by removed an unrelated third party who had access to administrative privileges, it has now been revealed.