Discovering 'which books matter most to Canadians' is a goal of the annual 'Canada Reads' program, now opening its new season. The post CBC’s 20th Season of ‘Canada Reads’: Five Books and Their ‘Champions’ appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Solar lamps as well as hundreds of thousands of books were in play in 2020 for Book Aid International's logistics team and donor-publishers. The post Book Aid International’s Year: 867,567 Books to 19 Countries appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Kay Heikkinen wins the Saif Ghobash Banipal Prize for her English translation of Velvet by Huzama Habayeb, about 'ordinary Palestinian women.' The post UK: Translator Kay Heikkinen wins the 2020 Saif Ghobash Banipal Prize appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
In a project to take Pluto Journals to open access, Knowledge Unlatched has used the Libraria Subscription-to-Open model. The post Exclusive: Knowledge Unlatched Flips the Pluto Journals to Open Access appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Our titles come from the United States, Canada, Finland, Norway, Belgium, and Sweden and include environmentally cognizant writings. The post Rights Roundup: Nature, Climate, Environment and Politics appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
This week, Bodour Al Qasimi begins her term as the second woman president of the International Publishers Association in more than 50 years. The post Exclusive: A New Year Opens With Bodour Al Qasimi’s IPA Presidency appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
More than 90 authors have been announced for the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, scheduled for both physical and digital formats. The post UAE: Dubai’s Emirates Airline Festival Names Authors appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Wiley announces a head-turning $298 million acquisition of Hindawi that Jay Flynn says can help 'drive the global research community forward.' The post Exclusive: Wiley’s Jay Flynn on the Hindawi Acquisition appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
The AIE's fifth annual #IoLeggoPerché book donation program for schools and libraries has surprised organizers with 300,000 books. The post Italy’s Pandemic Year ‘Why I Read’ Campaign Soars appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
'I think people will be more determined to be back at Frankfurter Buchmesse in 2021,' Boos says. 'This has been a year like no other.' The post The Outlook from Frankfurt: Juergen Boos at Year’s End appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.