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Publishing and marketing

Publishing and marketing

King, Andrew ORCID: 0000-0003-2348-4231 (2019) Publishing and marketing. In: Berensmeyer, Ingo, Beulens, Gert and Demoor, Marysa, (eds.) The Cambridge Handbook of Literary Authorship. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 415-428. ISBN 978-1107168657 (In Press) (doi:https://doi.org/10.1017/9781316717516)

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Abstract

The chapter is (surprisingly) the first history of marketing and authorship in terms of the fiction publishing industry over the last 150 years. It asks to what extent authors have been needed for marketing, and if so what that might mean. The changing role of tastemakers and readers in the design of the product is also examined.

Item Type: Book Section
Additional Information: Chapter 27.
Uncontrolled Keywords: marketing, publishing, authorship, George Eliot, book history, media history, Dan Brown, Fifty Shades of Grey, Buffalo Bill, Agatha Christie, Sherlock Holmes
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PR English literature
Faculty / Department / Research Group: Faculty of Architecture, Computing & Humanities
Faculty of Architecture, Computing & Humanities > Department of Literature, Language & Theatre
Faculty of Architecture, Computing & Humanities > Literature & Drama Research Group
Last Modified: 29 Jan 2019 15:09
Selected for GREAT 2016: None
Selected for GREAT 2017: None
Selected for GREAT 2018: None
Selected for GREAT 2019: None
URI: http://gala.gre.ac.uk/id/eprint/22597

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