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Publishers Weekly's New Self-Publishing Site, Mark Twain's Racism, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.20.14

J. Lo’s challenging memoir; Authors Alliance takes off; one hundred and fifty new words; and other news.

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Students Seek Trigger Warnings in Lit Classes, Bob Dylan's Da Vinci Code, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.19.14

Jane Campion makes a bid to direct film adaptation of Rachel Kushner’s The Flame Throwers; promoting diversity in children’s literature; the growing popularity of “cell phone novels”; and other news.

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Jonathan Safran Foer's Chipotle Series, Copyrighting the Divine, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.16.14

AAR decries Amazon’s treatment of authors; the British Library unveils a new online collection; Ian McEwan’s archive heads to Austin; and other news.

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Philip Roth’s Last Public Talk, A Poem That Eliminates Pollution, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.15.14

Jill Abramson fired from the Times; a drinkable book; the effects of digital publishing on university presses; and other news.

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Scarlett Johansson Sues Novelist and Publisher, Hope for Giovanni’s Room, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.14.14

Jim Milliot to take the helm at Publishers Weekly; Oscar Wilde edition play goes up for auction; Hachette sales down; and other news.

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A Memoirist's Deadly Discovery, Hillary Clinton’s Hard Choices, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.13.14

The detective work that exposed memoirist Misha Defonseca; Tennessee school board overturns ban on Mark Haddon novel; the struggle to avoid a monopoly in the publishing industry; and other news.

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