Minorities in Publishing

Hosted ByJenn Baker

Bimonthly podcast from publishing professionals Bev Rivero & Jenn Baker, and other industry insiders, on diversity (or lack thereof) in the industry.

Episode 26: Interview with Zareen Jaffery

In the latest interview Jenn speaks with executive editor at Simon & Schuster, Zareen Jaffery, about her introduction to publishing and how networking aided in her moving up & gaining knowledge, her passion for making sure more diverse voices are included on shelves at bookstores, and understanding that there’s discomfort that comes with the conversation but that the importance of the conversation is paramount. 

 

[Also please note that at the halfway mark there’s a spoiler for the Pretty Little Liars finale. If you are a fan of that show and haven’t watched it try skipping over that portion.

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