Bob Miller Looks Back on HarperStudio

Bob Miller has kept pretty quiet on HarperStudio since his departure in March led the imprint to shutter. But with

Bob Miller has kept pretty quiet on HarperStudio since his departure in March led the imprint to shutter. But with a recent speech at Book Net Canada, he seemed to admit defeat. The central tenets of the HarperStudio project proved implausible: Yes, the cap on advances made it difficult to compete for some authors, and yes, the non-returnable policy made it hard to take risks (“I will gladly buy a drink for anyone who has the solution to that problem,” Miller says). Courtesy of The Awl, who got the clip from Joe Clark:

 

Bob Miller Looks Back on HarperStudio