Istanbul’s Int. Book Fair sees visitor numbers fall in rare set back for Turkey’s book fair scene, but the Turkish publishing industry is ripe for digital disruption

Per a report here at TNPS as this month began, the 38th Istanbul International Book Fair, which ran November 2-10, was being promoted by Istanbul Governor Ali Yerlikaya as expecting one million visitors this year. In fact, according to a report in Publishers Weekly, the final count was “only” 605,000, down significantly on last year’s … Continue reading Istanbul’s Int. Book Fair sees visitor numbers fall in rare set back for Turkey’s book fair scene, but the Turkish publishing industry is ripe for digital disruption