A Glimpse Into An Indie Press

Literary Hub's Corinne Segal sat down with Belt Publishing, a for-profit independent press, and talked about the ins and outs of the publishing industry in "Interview with an Indie Press."

What are some of the benefits to working at an independent press?

"Right there in the name: independence. We get to choose what to publish, how much to publish, how to allocate our resources. It seemed like a suspicious truism to me before I started doing this—that independent presses were where risks could be taken, where unknown writers who don’t have industry savvy could get a break, and where interesting and less “commercial” work could be done without huge pressure to sell tens of thousands of copies. But it turns out the truism is true!..."