Fri, 05/10/2012 - 11:52
Frankfurt is next week and the season of auctions is nearly upon us. Auctions are imbued with glamour—risk, money and competition—but their potential for having deterministically bleak outcomes is less celebrated. The Winner’s Curse is a phenomena explained by Auction Theory which argues that winning an auction will usually...
Fri, 28/09/2012 - 07:00
Faber is teaming up with publishing consultancy firm Authoright to provide marketing services to its Argo Navis authors from this month.
Argo Navis is a service offered to agents for their authors, enabling those authors to control the e-book rights to their reverted or otherwise not-in-print works. Under the Argo Navis arrangement...
Tue, 08/05/2012 - 09:30
Faber Academy has expanded its creative writing programme to offer a series of writing courses in partnership with online parent network Mumsnet.
Faber's creative writing arm will provide courses on the new Mumsnet Academy calendar, which will also feature classes in skills such as cookery, entrepreneurship, social media,...
Fri, 15/08/2008 - 08:57
If Faber & Faber is still a "20th-century publisher" in a couple of years' time, Jason Cooper will be an unhappy man. Charged with overseeing the firm's new business development, alongside his other role as rights director, Cooper is responsible for uncovering new directions Faber could be taken in, as part of the...