'A Very Shaky Year' For University Publishers, Despite Unlikely Bestsellers Like Taliban
- Crisis? What crisis? The university presses. Rix, Tim // Learned Publishing;Oct2004, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p259
This article presents the author's comments on the challenges faced by university presses as of October 2004. Many presses did not adequately adjust to the rigorous demands of trade publishing; the trade market became difficult after September 11, 2001 just as the presses were getting going in...
- Retrench, regroup and get tough. Vinocur, M. Richard // American Printer;Dec2001, Vol. 228 Issue 3, p57
Discusses the impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the printing industry of the United States (U.S.). Sales performance of Corporate Press Inc.; Implication of the anthrax scare to U.S. Postal Service and printers; Information on the dilemma posed by the anthrax threat to...
- Pitching in to Help. Dahlin, Robert // Publishers Weekly;12/17/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 51, p40
Deals with publishers and authors who contributed proceeds from book sales to charitable causes for the victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the United States. ReganBooks; Kit Hinrichs; Collectors Press.
- Revise & Consent: Editors Rush To Add Information On Attacks In New Textbooks. // Educational Marketer;10/8/2001, Vol. 32 Issue 29, p1
Reports on the impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the United States on publishers.
- BOOKS. Valby, Karen; Flamm, Matthew // Entertainment Weekly;9/28/2001, Issue 617, p34
Focuses on the effects of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the publishing industry in the United States.
- 'You Kind Of Think You Should Get Out A Crystal Ball'–Publishers Grapple With Marketing Books In An Uncertain Future. Holt, Karen Jenkins // Book Publishing Report;9/24/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 38, p1
Focuses on effects of the September 11 terrorist attacks on book promotions in the U.S. Decrease of book sales following the attacks; Interruption of activities on book tours; Impact of cancelled tours or lost media appearances on book selling.
- Publishers Still Look Overseas. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;10/15/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 42, p10
Reports on the efforts of publishers to shift their book manufacturing functions from offshore printers to domestic printers. Effect of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the United States on book shipments; Cost of doing picture books domestically.
- PUBLISHING. Bing, Jonathan // Variety;11/5/2001, Vol. 384 Issue 12, p40
Reports on the impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States on the publishing industry. Attendance at the Frankfurt Book Fair in October 2001; Status of the magazine sector.
- Gas Masks and Bomb Shelter Reservations. Svoboda, David // New Presence: The Prague Journal of Central European Affairs;Spring2002, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p3
Comments on the scare tactics of the Czech media on the consequences of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S. Trivialization of the debate between citizen security and individual freedom; Emergence of the rumors of the need to purchase gas masks and make reservations in an...