News 2015

News 2015: (UK) The Guardian Article: " 'Where are the brown people?': authors slam lack of diversity in UK publishing" (Alison Flood, 30 Nov 2015)

Contributed by admin on Dec 01, 2015

"But Shukla, who has led a groundswell of anger about the issue on social media after he highlighted the fact that the list of titles announced for 2016 World Book Night failed to include a single BAME (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic) writer ...

" Let’s start with a blank page, and open the door to new audiences; and to the new writers who will come from those new audiences.”" ..."

Visit The Guardian website to read the full article on the critique of the present culture in book publishing.