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Staff changes at ‘Bookseller+Publisher’

The editorial team that produces Bookseller+Publisher and the Weekly Book Newsletter has undergone some changes in 2013.

Editor-in-chief Matthia Dempsey commenced maternity leave in January 2013. Her role will be filled by Andrea Hanke, who has been editor of Bookseller+Publisher since 2010.

Eloise Keating, who joined the editorial team as a journalist in 2010, has been promoted to news editor, and Andrew Wrathall will take on new responsibilities as publishing and digital media coordinator.

Kate Blackwood has also joined the team as editorial assistant. Blackwood is a graduate of the professional writing and editing course at RMIT and a former intern at Bookseller+Publisher, and has a particular passion for children’s and YA books. She can be contacted at



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