Emily Poznanski, current director of strategy at German academic publishing house De Gruyter, is to join Central European University Press as its new director next month.... Read more
Yale University Press London (YUPL) is launching an internship, to run for six months from early spring.
Publishers in the US have welcomed a new law passed by Congress giving the Department of Justice (DoJ) power to go after criminal streaming services.... Read more
Publishers are experiencing severe delays to their stock deliveries, as France continues its freight ban imposed to contain the spread of the UK's new coronavirus... Read more
Authors contributing to Elsevier's Cell Press portfolio of journals can make their research articles available for everyone to read immediately after publication from 1st January 2021.... Read more
Author Marcus Sedgwick and illustrator David McKee have been nominated for the international Hans Christian Andersen Award, administered by the International Board on Books for Young... Read more
The Radical Publishers Alliance, in partnership with Literal in Barcelona, has launched a programme for December, featuring 17 online events from across Britain, Canada and the US.... Read more
BookExpo, the largest annual book trade fair in the United States, is being "retired" in its current format, organiser ReedPop has announced, with in-person events being taken off the... Read more
The Society of Authors has said it is "concerned" by the acquisition of Simon & Schuster by Penguin Random House's parent Bertelsmann, warning the move could adversely... Read more
Graham Norton, Dara McAnulty and Donal Ryan were among the winning authors at the virtual An Post Irish Book Awards.
A foreign rights consultancy agency launched during the first UK lockdown has managed to expand during the second.
PRH owner Bertelsmann is to buy Simon & Schuster from ViacomCBS for $2.2bn, it has been announced.
Journalist and translator Orsola Casagrande has joined independent publisher Comma Press as editor-at-large.
Bodour Al Qasimi, founder of the UAE's Kalimat Group, has been confirmed as president-elect of the International Publishers Association (IPA), only the second woman to take... Read more
Children’s Books Ireland is giving 6,000 books to children in the run-up to Christmas, supported by the Arts Council and KPMG.
18 January @ 6.00pm
19 January @ 6.30pm
19 January @ 8.00pm
20 January @ 6.30pm
21 January @ 6.30pm
Issue No 5913
Friday, January 15 2021
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