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Dog-Eared and Dispatched: September 20, 2015

In this week’s rundown, we continue the imperative discussion of race in book publishing with Mira Jacob’s keynote address at Publishers Weekly 2015 Star Watch. The Pew Research Center presents new findings about library use in America while our footnotes round out the news with an interactive and digital AP Stylebook, a $50 Amazon tablet,

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September 20, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: September 14, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: September 14, 2014

Heartening news this week, as it turns out that young people do read after all. There are also plenty of literary events to be interested in, and big questions are being raised, too, about how publishing plays into politics (or vice versa). Plenty of footnotes on a variety of topics (Apple, Oyster, Harry Potter) for

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September 14, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: September 15, 2013

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Traditions new and old have been at the forefront of book news this week. On September 10, the Man Booker shortlist was announced, leaving only six novelists from a wide range of backgrounds to contend for the coveted recognition and riches associated with this 42-year-old award. While this contest carries on, The University of North

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September 15, 2013

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