The Casual Optimist

Books, Design and Culture

November 14, 2008
by Dan
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Something for the Weekend

After a week of feeling gloomy about publishing, here are a few links to some less apocalyptic book-related stories that I’ve been reading: “Your…fucking…book” : Author Michael Lewis, who just happened to chronicle Wall Street’s excess in the 80’s in … Continue reading

November 13, 2008
by Dan
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Not Quite A Crisis

According Carolyn Reidy, president and CEO of Simon & Schuster, a worse publishing environment may be on the way, reports Publishers Weekly: Reidy said she hesitated to use the word “crisis” but “there is no question that we are currently … Continue reading

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