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S5E4 – Benjamin Dreyer, DREYER’S ENGLISH

Vice president, executive managing editor, and copy chief of Penguin Random House Benjamin Dreyer talks about his new writing style guide _Dreyer’s English_, how and when to break certain writing “rules,” whether “proper” english is classist, how words become part of the language, and how the publishing industry has changed over the last 25 years. Benjamin also explains why “grey” and “gray” are two different colors.

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S1E14 – Julie Wilson, Audiobook Producer at Penguin Random House

Harry sits down with Penguin Random House audiobook producer Julie Wilson to discuss the ins-and-outs of making an audiobook come to life. From selecting the book, to choosing the right narrator(s) for the job, to mixing it all down into the final product, Julie invites listeners behind the scenes of a part of the publishing…