News & Opinion

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News

Royalty accounting spot-check

The SoA has agreed to fund a small number of audits on randomly-selected publishers, to be carried out by HW Fisher.

Blogs

Before You Sign | Charity Begins at Home

We’re all asked to contribute to charitable causes–money, time, professional expertise. Nicola Solomon asks how you can balance the line between being charitable and being exploited?

Carers Week blog: staying healthy and connected

11-17 June is Carers Week and to celebrate this, Bridget Blankley, a member of our Writers as Carers Group has written this blog on the theme of staying healthy and connected. 

Georgette Heyer’s copyrights

Associate Professor Rebecca Giblin investigates the curious case of Georgette Heyer's copyrights, and examines the historical implications of copyright law for authors.

Interviews

The Author magazine


The publishing landscape is wintry
but spring is in the air...

James McConnachie
Editor, Spring 2018

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