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Dog-Eared and Dispatched: June 22, 2014

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: June 22. 2014

Welcome to this week’s amble through the tangled thickets of book culture. There’s good news on the copyright front, as US courts rule that the character of Sherlock Holmes is part of the public domain. We’ve also got some summer reading recommendations for you, and news about Amazon (but not about Hachette). There are some

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June 22, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: August 11, 2013

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

With Jeff Bezos’ purchase of┬áThe Washington Post, labor strikes at Amazon warehouses in Germany, and the ongoing and increasingly bitter battle between Apple and the Department of Justice, the past seven days have comprised many rude awakenings in book culture. During all of this tension, literary voices new and old have been re-examining the conflict

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August 11, 2013

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