The Society of Authors says writers still “desperately” need funds to cover the pandemic's impact on their income, with 1,170 applying for hardship grants in... Read more
The Society of Authors and members of the Translators' Association have called for greater "transparency, accountability and inclusivity in publishing processes" following a row over... Read more
The Creative Industries Federation has said interim relief for self-employed workers from the government must be made "immediately accessible" as "a matter of urgency", ahead of... Read more
The Society of Authors and the Authors; Licensing & Collecting Society have expressed disappointment at the government's decision not to implement an EU law on copyright, intended to... Read more
The Society of Authors has launched a £5,000 book prize for ‘quirky’ illustrated books for children aged 0-7.
Cath Senker has won this year’s £2,000 Educational Writers’ Award for her book about refugees and mass migration.
Hachette Children’s Group (HCG) imprints dominate the shortlist for this year’s Educational Writers’ Award, accounting for four out of the five books on the list.... Read more
The Society of Authors (SoA) and a number of writers have criticised YouTube for emailing its users saying Article 13 would prevent them from uploading videos... Read more
The Society of Authors (SoA) has expressed its sadness over the death over committee member, writer and author Eric Clark.
Copyright "must not be used as bargaining chip" in trade negotiations, the Society of Authors (SoA) has said.