Cory Doctorow Launches a Bookstore Where Authors Sell on Behalf of Publishers – Wait, What?

This is just bizarre, but interesting in its own weird way:

Source: Cory Doctorow Launches a Bookstore Where Authors Sell on Behalf of Publishers – Wait, What?

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4 thoughts on “Cory Doctorow Launches a Bookstore Where Authors Sell on Behalf of Publishers – Wait, What?”

  1. Yeah, gives a new meaning to Stockholm Syndrome, huh? Or is it Uncle Tom syndrome? You know, the one where the captive enthusiastically supports his own exploitation.

    Doctorov’s always been something of an apologist for publishers, probably in hopes of remaining their darling and getting another bone thrown his way. He could go indie and keep all his own cheddar if he wants to do the work anyway.

    Is that too many metaphors?

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