Sylvia Beach Whitman
|Sylvia Beach Whitman|
|Born||1981 (age 31–32)|
|Alma mater||University College London|
She continues to run the shop in the same manner as her father and allowing young writers to live and work in the bookstore. Whitman has also started a biennial literary festival, FestivalandCo, which has hosted such writers as Paul Auster, Siri Hustvedt, Jeanette Winterson, Jung Chang and Marjane Satrapi.
Whitman appeared on the Paris episodes of The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, which aired the week of August 1, 2011.