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Lockdown: the author's perspective
April 4, 2020 at 1:45 am

Many authors live in a perpetual state of anxiety. Anxiety our books won’t sell. Anxiety we won’t get a new deal. Anxiety our reviews will suck. So it goes without saying the past few weeks have taken those anxieties to a whole new level. This is reflected in the posts I’m reading every day in…

Live: Publishers postpone major titles until pandemic is over
April 4, 2020 at 1:45 am

In light of the coronavirus outbreak and the government's advice regarding social distancing, many publications are being postponed until the new year, to prevent authors missing out on crucial face-to-face promotion. 

Online Opportunities
April 4, 2020 at 1:45 am

How can technological solutions adopted during the coronavirus outbreak foster a greater sense of connectivity in the literary world post-pandemic?

Beyond the tent
April 4, 2020 at 1:45 am

A couple of weeks ago, John Howkins wrote a piece for us on the value of invisible work. Ever since, as news of one cancelled literary festival after another has hit my inbox, it's been resonating hard.