How is the position of translated literary fiction evolving as compared to literature in general? How are diverse linguistic communities finding their respective audiences, especially by comparison to a globalized culture with English as a predominant lingua franca? And how successful are sponsors of various forms of support to translated literature in the aim of […]
The Global Ranking of the Publishing Industry 2017 now available as digital publication.
October 5, 2017 by ruediger
TheÂ Global Ranking of the Publishing Industry, which has been updated every year since 2007, currently representsÂ 50 companiesÂ that each report revenues from publishing of over 150 mâ‚¬ (or 200 m US$). The Global Ranking for the first time is now available as aÂ PDF digital publication, which encompasses: A table ranking the global topÂ 50 publishing ventures; Detailed […]
The newly released first BookMap report, â€śHow Big Is Global Publishing?â€ť, provides surprising insights, based on data from around 20 countries worldwide. Consumers spend around 122 billion euros on books and publications across the six continents. Two thirds of the money are earned by publishers in just six countries: The USA, China, Germany, the […]