Magazine Articles Tagged With unpublished writers

Jill Abramson to Teach at Harvard, Atlantic Books Founder Resigns, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.13.14

Hugh Howey launches writing contest; paintings of poets; Zadie Smith’s advice to graduates; and other news.

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Breaking Bad Memoir, Samuel L. Jackson's Slam Poetry, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.8.14

T. C. Boyle ends contract with Viking Penguin; Gabriel García Márquez hospitalized; the London Book Fair gets underway; and other news.

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Madonna to Direct Rebecca Walker Adaptation, Alice Munro Honored With New Canadian Coin, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.26.14

Kiese Laymon on the politics of black male action; Patrick Leigh Fermor book and Tennessee Williams short story each published after an eighty-year wait; Scribd’s new travel book section; and other news.

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Simon & Schuster Rescinds Lefevre Contract, an App to Improve Reading Speed, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.7.14

Helen Tartar, the editorial director of Fordham University Press, has died; coffee for making a deal with the devil; Tammany Hall’s good guys; and other news.

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Self-Publishing Perspectives: A Successful Author, Agent, and Publisher Discuss the Revolution in Progress

by Kevin Larimer

Special Section

Posted 11.1.13

November/December 2013

Self-published author Jennifer Ciotta, literary agent Kristin Nelson, and independent publishing entrepreneur Richard Nash discuss the creative opportunities, challenges, and rewards of self-publishing.

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Radical Politics in Contemporary Fiction, Favorite Literary Punching Bags, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 9.18.13

Random House will release eight Norman Mailer e-books for the first time; GalleyCat details a nonfiction query that was rejected seventy-five times before it landed an agent; Pankaj Mishra and Jennifer Szalai discuss radical politics in contemporary fiction; and other news.

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Wattpad’s Crowd-Sourced Funding for Authors, John Cheever at Sing Sing, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.14.13

Bookstore sales fell 9.5 percent in June; Wattpad recently announced a crowd-sourced funding service for its authors; Carol Muske-Dukes recounts John Cheever’s 1977 visit with inmates at Sing Sing; and other news.

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State of the Fragmented Novel, Self-Published Authors Ripped Off, and More

by Evan Smith Rakoff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.18.13

Ted Gioia examines the state of the fragmented novel; IndieReader lists a few ways self-published authors are ripped off; Reese Witherspoon will star in the film adaptation of Cheryl Strayed’s Wild; and other news.

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The Smart Approach to Contest Submissions

by Staff

Special Section

Posted 5.1.13

May/June 2013

Here are seven strategies for a more efficient (and hopefully more effective) process of submitting your work to contests.

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Campaign for Cash: Crowdfunding Tips for Writers

by Gigi Rosenberg

The Practical Writer

Posted 3.1.13

March/April 2013

Gigi Rosenberg provides crowdfunding tips for writers looking to raise money for research trips, workshops, and publication.

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