John Seaton retires
5 April 2021
John Seaton, Head of Backlist and Inventory at
Canongate Books, and industry legend, left full-time publishing on
31 March 2021, after exactly 51 years in publishing.
However, John plans to continue in the industry as a mentor,
working to increase diversity and providing help with backlist
management. Read more in The Bookseller of 31 March 2021.
See also the fulsome tribute thread on Canongate'e Twitter.