Thu, 12/05/2011 - 15:36
Publishers need to diversify and compete head-on with other media in order to deflect the 'one-screen' effect of tablet devices, a panel discussion at the World e-Reading Congress declared.
The session sought to answer the question: "Can e-reading win the war against Angry Birds?" Jonathan Glasspool, managing...
Tue, 25/05/2010 - 16:03
Publishers, including Verso and Bloomsbury Academic, have called for the decision to close Middlesex University's philosophy department to be reconsidered and have branded the suspension of students and three members of staff from the department "an unwarranted and unjustifiable act of intimidation".
The staff - professors...
Tue, 12/05/2009 - 15:19
Bloomsbury Academic has signed up Nobel Laureate Sir John Sulston and professor John Harris to edit a new series entitled Science, Ethics and Innovation.
The series will feature work which is caught between the three disciplines of science, ethics and innovation, covering areas such as health - individual, public and global - as well as...
Wed, 08/10/2008 - 06:42
Bloomsbury Academic has acquired its first title and will publish next week (16th October). Lawrence Lessig’s Remix: Making Art and Commerce thrive in the Hybrid Economy is already on the shortlist for the FT Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award, and will be published in the US by Penguin on 16th October.