News & Opinion

A roundup of the latest SoA news articles, blogs, interviews, notices and opportunities for writers. Click on the specific section to view all.


Mental health: ‘too important to get wrong’

It’s World Mental Health Day and we’re marking it with some wise words from mental health writer and campaigner Mark Brown, a book launch in aid of Mind, and a reminder about the mental...

SoA Management Committee Elections: Ballot Open

The election ballot for vacancies on the SoA’s Management Committee is now open until noon on 25 October and we urge all Full Members to exercise your democratic right.



The Author magazine

If authors are not interested in difference, who will be?

James McConnachie, Editor, Summer 2017