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Read This Now: Becoming Your Own Publicist

by Annie DeWitt

The Practical Writer

Posted 10.12.16

Annie DeWitt

From embracing the Internet to leveraging blurbs, a debut novelist offers strategies for publicizing your own book, an imperative for many authors publishing with small presses whose limited budgets preclude broad publicity campaigns.

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The Written Image: Eda Temucin

by Staff

News and Trends

Posted 4.13.16

May/June 2016

On her Instagram account, German artist Eda Temucin pairs found artwork with book covers, uncovering striking similarities between contemporary visual art and literary design.

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Squirl App Maps Literary Hot Spots

by Rachael Hanel

News and Trends

Posted 2.10.16

March/April 2016

Complete with maps, relevant passages, summaries, and links to booksellers, a new app tracks the real-life places found in books, allowing readers to discover and interact with literature in a whole new way.

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Brand You: Questioning Self-Promotion

by Frank Bures

The Practical Writer

Posted 12.15.15

Frank Bures

A writer and branding expert discusses the art, the discomfort, and the necessity of self-promotion, as well as its evolution in the digital age.

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