by Kevin Allman
Sara Nelson, editor of Publishers Weekly, this morning:
Call me gullible or impressionable, but I'm actually feeling kind of hopeful this week. It's not just the new year or the inauguration (which I loved most for its goofs and gaffes) or even thatplease, pleasepublishing business firings are coming to an end, at least for a while.
New York Times Arts Beat, this morning, 11:55 am:
Sara Nelson, the editor in chief of Publishers Weekly, the main trade magazine to the book industry, has been laid off in a restructuring by the publications parent company, Reed Business Information.
(hat tip: the Comics Reporter)