It’s All About the Books: My first 35 Years in Publishing
Keynote Speech by Stephen Rubin (Henry Holt)
Stephen Rubin joined Bantam Books in 1984 after a decade-plus career as a culture writer for, among others, the New York Times. In 1990, he was named President and Publisher of Doubleday where he remained until 2009, interrupted by a three-year stint in London as Chairman of Transworld Publishers. In 2009, he became President and Publisher of Henry Holt, where he is currently Chairman. He has been associated with a diverse group of writers including Michael Wolff, Hilary Mantel, Paul Auster, John Grisham, Dan Brown, Ian McEwan, Margaret Atwood, Sebastian Faulks, Bill O’Reilly and Tina Brown.