The global if tragically-induced surge of the Black Lives Matter movement has sparked vital conversations. Yet, what was revelatory for so many in our industry... Read more
Serita Bonsignore has been appointed to a newly created director role working across Cambridge University Press (CUP) and Cambridge Assessment.
Joy Francis has called on publishing industry leaders to "let us know who you are" and to ensure diversity and inclusion is not just a "transactional" process.... Read more
What White People Can Do Next author Emma Dabiri has urged against "peddling reductive interpretations on social media”, resisting the “holy grail” of Diversity & Inclusion (D&I)... Read more
Hachette UK is launching a series of free virtual events, "Opening the Book", later this month, aiming to demystify publishing.
Penguin Random House UK has set a target to make its senior leadership team more representative of society with its inaugural diversity and inclusion report... Read more
A group of individuals from across the books industry has written an open letter to The Bookseller which has warned “transphobia is still perfectly acceptable in the... Read more
Hachette UK will host a free event in April with author Laura Kay and her editor Emma Capron which aims to demystify publishing for LGBTQIA+ aspiring writers and publishers. ... Read more
The publishing industry has revealed frustration over how home-working has exposed disparity between the wealth of some junior and senior members of staff. ... Read more
Five prominent figures from the literary world discuss the vexed debates surrounding cultural appropriation, authenticity and the growing trend for sensitivity readers.