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20 September 2021

Edinburgh International Book Festival: The Business of Books

17 August 2021

Whether you are an established publishing professional or an avid reader with a curiosity about the book trade, The Business of Books is the Edinburgh International Book Festival's programme of free events dedicated to all those interested in the business of the book world. For more about this programme, see the Edinburgh International Book Festival website.

The free events are all available to watch on YouTube. You can watch the other event via the book festival's website (registration required). See The Business of Books.

Scottish Publisher Showcase - Tuesday 17 August | 11:00 (90 mins)
Hybrid Event: Sculpture Court, Edinburgh College of Art

This event was chaired by Sally Magnusson. The publishers are:

Register and watch on the Edinburgh International Book Festival website: https://www.edbookfest.co.uk/the-festival/whats-on/scottish-publisher-showcase

 

Rethinking 'Diversity' in Publishing: Lasting Change - Thursday 19 August | 10:00 (75 mins)
Event Format: Online
Watch this free event on YouTube.

 

Society of Young Publishers (SYP) Scotland Post-Event Discussion - Thursday 19 August | 11:30 (60 mins)
Society of Young Publishers (SYP) Scotland hosted a free networking/discussion session on Zoom for aspiring publishers/those within the first 10 years of their publishing careers following Rethinking 'Diversity' in Publishing: Lasting Change. 

 

Opening Up Books: Creating Book Events for People with Learning Disabilities - Thursday 19 August | 14:00 (75 mins)
Watch this free event on YouTube.

 

Cover Design Masterclass - Judging a Book by Its Cover - Friday 27 August | 11:00 (75 mins)
Watch this free event on YouTube.