Why we must re-conceptualise writing and book publishing

Last month, one of the three remaining indie booksellers in Wellington, New Zealand, closed down. Roy Parsons has been an icon for 60 years – combining books with music and a coffee shop. A winning combination. Until now. One reason for Parsons’ demise, reportedly, was the downturn in the CD market. But it’s indicative, too, of where … More Why we must re-conceptualise writing and book publishing