Fri, 16/03/2012 - 07:57
Canongate is to publish a charity title in conjunction with Amnesty International. A Poke in the Eye (with a Sharp Stick) will draw together the most rib-tickling routines from Amnesty’s Secret Policeman’s Ball fundraisers.
Publishing director Nick Davies bought UK and Commonwealth rights in the title through...
Thu, 11/08/2011 - 09:00
Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy is selecting the third volume of The Twelve Poems of Christmas, which is out this autumn.
Duffy will also write the introduction to the titles, which is priced £4.95 and published in October 2011. Around 7.5% of the profits from the book will go to human rights charity Amnesty...
Fri, 12/06/2009 - 08:08
The night before I meet Amnesty International UK's publisher Nicky Parker she was at Amnesty's media awards. The event in part highlighted journalists under threat including Enyulla Fetullayev who is currently serving an eight and a half year prison sentence for being critical of the Azerbaijan government.