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Ingram Content Group names New Associates and Promotions

Pub Date: Mar 28, 2017

Ingram Content Group today announced promotions and new associates to the company. Lisa Tomasello has joined Ingram as the Director of Mass Merchandisers Sales. Lisa oversees sales activities in the mass channel, which includes Costco, Target, Walmart, Sam’s Clubs, Readerlink Distribution, Ingram Book Company, America West, among others. She also manages overall growth in the Read more »

Ingram Content

Ingram Taps Stephen Sparks to Write New Poetry Newsletter

Pub Date: Mar 15, 2017

Ingram Content Group announces the launch of a newsletter, Little Infinite, focused on highlighting poetry’s hottest titles, excerpts, publisher profiles and all things poetic. Bustle, the popular women’s blog, has already taken notice by including Little Infinite as one of “6 literary newsletters to diversify your reading list.” Little Infinite, a quarterly publication, showcases the Read more »

Simpson Literary Project

Exciting Literary News from the Bay Area

Pub Date: Mar 10, 2017

New Literary Prize of $50,000.00 Awarded Yearly for Fiction For more information:  https://www.simpsonliteraryproject.org The Lafayette Library and Learning Center Foundation and the University of California, Berkeley, English Department are pleased to announce the launch of The Simpson Family Literary Project and the creation of a $50,000.00 literary prize. The prize will annually recognize a writer Read more »

Netflix Taps Maria B. Campbell Associates As Literary Scouts

Pub Date: Mar 3, 2017

Netflix has retained international literary consulting company Maria B. Campbell Associates as exclusive literary scouts for the internet TV network in New York and the UK. This is the first time Netflix, which has been ramping up production of original movies and series, has hired literary scouts. As literary scouts, Maria B. Campbell and her colleagues identify adult Read more »

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Ingramspark to Receive Authors Guild Awards

Pub Date: Mar 3, 2017

Honorees to be celebrated on May 24, 2017, at 25th Annual Gala Novelist and Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, best-selling author and literary philanthropist James Patterson, and self-publishing service IngramSpark® will be celebrated for their distinctive and distinguished contributions to American literature at the Authors Guild’s 25th Annual Gala on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at the Essex House, Read more »

Smith Memorial Fund Call for Entries for 2017 Photography Grant 

Pub Date: Mar 2, 2017

38th annual memorial fund increases grant to $35,000 for photographers who display poignant,humanistic approach to storytelling The W. Eugene Smith Fund announced it is now accepting applications for its 38th annual Grant in Humanistic Photography. Since presenting its first grant in 1980, the Fund has awarded more than one million dollars to exemplary photographers whose works, created Read more »

Kobo writing life

Rakuten Kobo and bol.com launch ‘Kobo Plus’

Pub Date: Feb 24, 2017

eBook subscription service for €9.99 per month with the largest selection of Dutch and international titles available on Kobo eReaders and reading apps for the most popular smartphones and tablets Toronto, February 22, 2017 – Booklovers from The Netherlands and Belgium will never run out of things to read thanks to Kobo Plus. The new subscription Read more »

Journalism Ethics

Center for Journalism Ethics Announces Award Finalists

Pub Date: Feb 24, 2017

Center for Journalism Ethics  Announces Award  Finalists Six projects that combined aggressive reporting on important issues with care for the consequences of that reporting are finalists for the 2017 Anthony Shadid Award for Journalism Ethics. The 2017 winner will be chosen from among six outstanding examples of journalism that displayed high ethical standards in the Read more »

Pen America

PEN America Announces Literary Award Winners

Pub Date: Feb 23, 2017

PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award for Nonfiction ($10,000): For a distinguished book of general nonfiction possessing notable literary merit and critical perspective.Judges: Julia Angwin, Rich Benjamin, Jeff Biggers, Charles Duhigg, Marie Mutsuki Mockett, Lizzie Stark, and Jessica Valenti Winner: Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City Crown/Penguin Random House Matthew Desmond  PEN/Laura Pels International Foundation for Read more »

MPS Ltd

Gutenberg Technology Partners with MPS Limited

Pub Date: Feb 15, 2017

Gutenberg Technology, an industry-leading tools creator for multichannel content publishing and distribution, announces a partnership with MPS Limited, a top content solutions provider. As a preferred Gutenberg technology partner, MPS Limited will have extensive access to MyEContentFactory 7.0, a SaaS cloud-based solution that facilitates simultaneous print and digital delivery. “Publishers are paying to optimize their production costs while speeding Read more »