Industry figures work to 'change the UK publishing industry for the better'

Lucy Nathan
News - Publishing Friday, 10th September 2021

Bad Form Review hosts meeting with Chitra Soundar, Nikesh Shukla, Yara Rodrigues Fowler, Louie Stowell and Amy Mae Baxter


Bad Form Review editor Amy Mae Baxter has joined industry figures Chitra Soundar, Nikesh Shukla, Yara Rodrigues Fowler and Louie Stowell, aiming to 'change the UK publishing industry for the better'. The group is holding a Zoom meeting in October to discuss ways the industry can be changed. The invitation to the meeting reads:

'We are editors, authors and other workers in publishing, bookselling and libraries in the UK.

We believe in justice and liberation for all people, including LGBTQ people, women, Black, Asian and all racialised communities, disabled people and working class people. 

We are coming together to organise and build the collective power we need to change the UK publishing industry for the better. 

Join us for our first meeting on Zoom at 6pm, Wednesday 6 October by using the form below. 

The meeting will have live captions and a BSL interpreter [if needed]. Please let us know your access needs when you sign up via the form below. 

Signed,

Chitra Soundar, Nikesh Shukla, Yara Rodrigues Fowler, Louie Stowell, Amy Mae Baxter'

Those who would like to attend can sign up here.