Edward Nawotka (Publishing Perspectives, USA)

Edward Nawotka

Ed Nawotka is the founder and editor-in-chief of Publishing Perspectives, an online magazine for the international publishing industry that has been called ‘the BBC of the book world’. Prior to launching Publishing Perspectives, he worked as book columnist for Bloomberg News and daily news editor of Publishers Weekly. He has also served as the literary director of the Texas Book Festival and as a judge for various book awards, and has been a foreign correspondent, a bookseller, literary magazine editor and advertising copywriter. Ed’s reviews, essays and reporting have appeared in The New Yorker, The International Herald Tribune, The GuardianTravel + LeisureThe Los Angeles Times, Budget TravelThe New Statesman, USA Today and People. He has appeared as a guest on television and radio programs for various broadcasters including NPR, PRI, the BBC, and C-SPAN, and has lectured at numerous universities and institutions. He currently serves on the Advisory Council of the University of Texas Libraries.