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Amy Lowell makes a novel appearance
On October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments |

We have a classy novel coming out next summer, the final manuscript set to land ...

The Ukrainian Civil War – a Scottish novelist’s tale
On July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments |

Malaysian planes are blasted from the skies above Eastern Ukraine. Armed mobs defend the crash ...

Why an author turned publisher, and how the economics of publishing plays out
On July 13, 2014 | 0 Comments |

Nicola Solomon, who heads the Society of Authors, laments that well over 90% of the ...

So how much does a small publisher cost / make in the first year?
On May 11, 2014 | 0 Comments |

We are impressed that Carmen Callil’s Virago Press, which started out on her kitchen table, ...

A book that improves lives
On November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments |

We like the sounds of libcom.org:  a resource for all people who wish to fight ...

D.D.Johnston and the Creative Writing PhD from all sides – an audio discussion
On July 2, 2013 | 0 Comments |

Sunday morning, 9am (who thought of that?) 30th June 2013 saw Barbican Press author D.D.Johnston at Imperial College, London ...

Review copy day
On May 17, 2013 | 0 Comments |

As writers we used to call post offices 'shrines' - you wrap up your books, ...

Barbican Press Hits the Waterstones Shelves
On May 14, 2013 | 0 Comments |

Small publisher? You want to be on the Waterstones shelves? Then follow a Byzantine route. ...

Radical Bookfair
On May 11, 2013 | 0 Comments |

by Martin Goodman I dropped round round the Radical Booksellers' fair in London's Conway Hall ...

Doctored Books
On May 9, 2013 | 0 Comments |

by Martin Goodman I popped up to Lancaster University last week.  I was there as external  examiner ...