Porter Anderson (@Porter_Anderson ) BA, MA, MFA, is a journalist, speaker, and consultant specializing in book publishing. Formerly with CNN, the Village Voice, the Dallas Times Herald, and other media, he is Editor-in-Chief of Publishing Perspectives, founded by the German Book Office New York, the magazine for the international publishing industry.

With Jane Friedman, he produces The Hot Sheet publishing-industry newsletter, providing business news expressly for authors in a biweekly subscription email newsletter. Anderson also writes the #MusicForWriters series on contemporary composers for Thought Catalog, and is the former Associate Editor of The FutureBook for London's The Bookseller.