Evolving Book Coverage

Jason Purcell
Glass Bookshop
Parul Sehgal
New York Times Review of Books

 

The past few years has witnessed a steady decline in print media space devoted to book reviews, criticism and in-depth analysis. While many local daily newspapers have shuttered, others have greatly reduced the space given over to the arts. What’s a book publicist do to? Representing a range of media outlets established and emerging our panelists will explore how traditional book media can maintain vital cultural conversations and how innovative online and audio platforms can bolster book coverage, bringing relevant literary criticism formatted for a changing audience into new cultural spaces.