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Washington Post spills contents of anti-Trump tell-all
November 8, 2019 at 3:46 pm

The Washington Post has revealed the anonymous author behind forthcoming tell-all A Warning has claimed the US president is so unfit for office that a number of fellow administration officials contemplated resigning together in "a midnight self-massacre" but ultimately decided against it.

Fixed Book Prices in Germany: Two New Studies Are Introduced in Berlin
November 8, 2019 at 7:32 am

Germany's publishers and booksellers association releases dual studies on fixed book prices, long a tradition and legally regulated reality in the market. The post Fixed Book Prices in Germany: Two New Studies Are Introduced in Berlin appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Sheikh Zayed Book Award 2020 Receives 1,900 Nominations from 49 Countries
November 7, 2019 at 10:10 pm

The Abu Dhabi-based Sheikh Zayed Book Award announces a record-breaking number of submissions from nearly 50 countries its 14th prize year. The post Sheikh Zayed Book Award 2020 Receives 1,900 Nominations from 49 Countries appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Sheikh Zayed Book Award 2020 Receives 1,900 Nominations from 49 Countries
November 7, 2019 at 10:10 pm

The Abu Dhabi-based Sheikh Zayed Book Award announces a record-breaking number of submissions from nearly 50 countries its 14th prize year. The post Sheikh Zayed Book Award 2020 Receives 1,900 Nominations from 49 Countries appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

University of Western Australia's decision to close publishing house sparks outrage
November 7, 2019 at 9:50 pm

Decision to shut UWA Publishing, which published works by multiple Miles Franklin winners, came ‘out of the blue’The University of Western Australia’s surprise decision to shut down its publishing house has prompted outrage and protest from the Australian literary community.The fate of the 84-year-old publishing house, UWA Publishing, was communicated via a “proposal for change”…

Egypt’s Muhammad Abdelnabi Wins France’s Arab Literature Prize
November 7, 2019 at 9:00 am

Saying he 'wanted to write a story without it being shocking,' Abdelnabi talks about his book based on an actual case of anti-gay police action in Cairo. The post Egypt’s Muhammad Abdelnabi Wins France’s Arab Literature Prize appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

DSC Prize for South Asian Literature Announces 2019 Shortlist
November 7, 2019 at 4:17 am

'There's now a South Asia beyond South Asia,' says jury chair Harish Trivedi in his London announcement of this year's DSC Prize shortlist. The post DSC Prize for South Asian Literature Announces 2019 Shortlist appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.