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May 19, 2017

Free Speech And The First Amendment

Three pens are chained together to signify a control of freedom
“Make no law…abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press,” reads the First Amendment. Designed as an address to… Continue Reading Free Speech And The First Amendment
May 19, 2017

Don’t Panic!*

A galaxy with stars and space objects
The most notorious broadcast event in US history was Orson Welles’ radio dramatization of HG Wells’ War of the Worlds. The… Continue Reading Don’t Panic!*
May 19, 2017

The Return Of An Old Friend

A huge bookstore with rows of shelves stacked with books and several people reading them
Bookstore Sales Rebounded in March exclaimed the jubilant headline following the US Census Bureau’s announcement that bookstore sales in March were… Continue Reading The Return Of An Old Friend
May 12, 2017

What Is In A Name?

May 12, 2017 “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet,” professes Juliet in Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet… Continue Reading What Is In A Name?
May 12, 2017

The Magic Of Storytelling

May 12, 2017 In March, a Publishers Weekly article announced that the most popular category for audiobooks is fiction. The rise of… Continue Reading The Magic Of Storytelling
May 12, 2017

New Publishing Models

May 12, 2017 The most popular talk from this year’s Digital Innovators’ Summit in Berlin was given by Greg Piechota [watch… Continue Reading New Publishing Models
May 12, 2017

Open University

May 12, 2017 PhD student Jessie Male has taken to heart her teaching of “English 2277: Introduction to Disability Studies.”… Continue Reading Open University
May 5, 2017

A Word In Your Ear

May 05, 2017 Infamous weeper, Emmy winner and Homeland badass Claire Danes is voicing a special edition of the audio… Continue Reading A Word In Your Ear
May 5, 2017

From Zero To Hero

May 05, 2017 This story starts with an author. You won’t know his name but you are likely to know… Continue Reading From Zero To Hero
May 5, 2017

Rock, Paper, Scissors, Tablet

May 05, 2017 In case you hadn’t noticed, the digital era is here. And it has brought with it opportunities… Continue Reading Rock, Paper, Scissors, Tablet
May 5, 2017

#ProjectReadathon

May 05, 2017 In the week leading up to World Book Day (23rd April) Penguin Random House, in partnership with… Continue Reading #ProjectReadathon
April 28, 2017

Bookish Delight

April 28, 2017 What began life as the American Booksellers Association Convention and Trade Show in 1947 has become BookExpo… Continue Reading Bookish Delight