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Coming Thursday: A ‘New Italian Books’ Digital Introduction With English
June 30, 2020 at 1:21 pm

The brand-new translation rights program from Italy offers an introductory session on Thursday from Paris, Madrid, Munich, and London as well as Milan. The post Coming Thursday: A ‘New Italian Books’ Digital Introduction With English appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Authors in the Coronavirus Crisis: The European Writers’ Council Report
June 30, 2020 at 12:06 pm

A new report released by the European Writers Council quantifies how authors and translators in Europe are being affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The post Authors in the Coronavirus Crisis: The European Writers’ Council Report appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

CBC’s ‘Canada Reads’ Sets New Dates: A Shortlist Narrowed by Passion
June 30, 2020 at 9:27 am

Coronavirus Updates: The typically arresting literature-debate show 'Canada Reads' now has new pandemic-era dates, and a strong lineup of five books. The post CBC’s ‘Canada Reads’ Sets New Dates: A Shortlist Narrowed by Passion appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

CBC’s ‘Canada Reads’ Sets New Dates: A Shortlist Narrowed by Passion
June 30, 2020 at 9:27 am

Coronavirus Updates: The typically arresting literature-debate show 'Canada Reads' now has new pandemic-era dates, and a strong lineup of five books. The post CBC’s ‘Canada Reads’ Sets New Dates: A Shortlist Narrowed by Passion appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

HQ acquires Mayer and mother's Good Grief memoir
June 30, 2020 at 1:45 am

HQ has acquired a memoir by the co-founder of the Women’s Equality Party Catherine Mayer and her mother Anne Mayer Bird, written after they were both widowed within weeks of each other just before the Covid-19 lockdown.