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What are writers worth? Alistair McCleery £3

Alistair McCleery is Director of the Scottish Centre for the Book at Edinburgh Napier University. Here he poses two related questions:

How much do writers earn from their writing and how much do we value them?

He provides details of the earnings of authors, examines the economics of self-publishing, and offers an insight into the general circumstances of writing as a career in 2017.



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