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Dog-eared and Dispatched: October 18, 2015

Companies are people, too...

Google wins out over the Authors Guild in a historic Fair Use decision, while publishing industry diversity continues to be absent and digital startups remain effervescent in the face of disappointing recent news. Ready? Set? Read!

October 18, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Greetings, literary citizens! In this week’s rundown of the wild world of book culture, we explore the aftermath of Amazon’s first-quarter financial report. Next, we investigate copyright claims pertaining to Lawrence & Wishart’s translation of the collected works of Marx and Engels. Meanwhile, we get up to speed on News Corporation’s pending purchase of Harlequin Enterprises.

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May 4, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Happy Sunday, literary citizens! For many of you students out there, this weekend marks the start of Spring Break; all of us at Late Night Library wish you a remarkable week of rejuvenation. Ditto to the rest of our readers as well! Let us help all of you start the week off right with a

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March 23, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: November 17, 2013

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

It’s all about public vs. private interests in this week’s wild world of book culture, literary citizens. We begin by taking a look at what the literary community has to say about Amazon’s new partnership with the U.S. Postal Service. Next, we review the conclusion to the nearly decade-long copyright battle between the Authors Guild and

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November 17, 2013

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