Daniel Hahn on why contract terms for authors need to change.
In a world where advances and royalty cheques are dwindling, it is worth remembering there are other sources of funds that authors may be able... Read more
Cries of cultural appropriation could be dissuading authors from publishing books that reflect BAME audiences, the Westminster Media Forum has heard.... Read more
Book trade executives are optimistic and bullish about 2017, despite the political uncertainty of Brexit, looming European elections and Donald Trump taking up office in... Read more
Recent changes to tax rules pose a “triple whammy” blow to writers, the Society of Authors (SoA) has warned.
A children’s book that combines maths and design activities has won this year’s Educational Writers Award.
The Society of Authors has urged the UK to continue to follow European Union law even after Brexit as part of its formal response to the... Read more
The Society of Authors (SoA) has welcomed the Oxford Literary Festival's U-turn decision to pay writers to participate - but called the £150 fee on... Read more
The Oxford Literary Festival has changed its mind over paying authors to appear at the event.
The Society of Authors (SoA) has called on publishers to give authors “the right to say no” to high-discounting practices as part of its campaign... Read more