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Chrissy Kolaya – Charmed Particles

Abhijat Mital accepted the position at the National Accelerator Research Lab with great pride. The offer itself was the realization of his greatest dream, now made concrete by the desk he would sit behind, the nameplate on his door, the drive every morning through the gates, where he would present his pass to the security

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November 9, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: April 12, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: April 12, 2015

As AWP rumbles on in the background providing comedic fodder for Melville House and McSweeney’s, Kobo and Oyster expand their offerings. We take a quick break from talking about Amazon this week to discuss the controversy around the Maya Angelou Forever Stamp, and provide footnotes on airline book readings, We Need Diverse Books, and the

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April 12, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: April 5, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: April 5, 2015

Welcome to National Poetry Month and to another edition of “Dog-eared and Dispatched.” This week we take a look at two very different sets of publisher/retail agreements, and give the footnotes on copyediting, crowdfunding, and more book fairs than one likes to think about. Ready? Set? Read! Just when you thought Amazon was going to

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April 5, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

In this week’s rundown of the wild world of book culture, it’s all about the indies. We begin by giving an update on James Patterson’s million-dollar donation to indie bookstores. Next, we investigate BEA’s and ABA’s new programming for indie authors and bookstores, respectively. Finally, we discuss a last-minute controversy concerning AWP attendees as Seattle

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February 23, 2014

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