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As we recover from our sweet potato induced food coma, we still found time to put together a few tidbits to satisfy the appetites of all who are still hungry for news of the literary community, including responses to state of the world, travel to space, and a new digital plateau. Ready? Set. Read!
It’s time for another all-footnote edition of book-world updates. From books in translation to the reading habits of dictators, from ereading apps to forever stamps, this week’s column has something for everyone. Click away! FOOTNOTES Shakespeare & Company has a new website. They also have a tumblr. Barnes and Noble has released a new nook
In this week’s column we remember the late Galway Kinnell, and look forward to hearing more from HarperCollins. Since this Tuesday is election day, we also take a brief look at the role of books in politics. The footnotes feature Shakespeare & Co, William Hazlitt, and how to handle big data. You’ve got an extra
Summer is in full swing and we’d like to settle into our hammocks and doze with a new book, but the literary world does not rest—there’s still some news this week, though things are a bit slower. In this week’s dispatch from the wild world of book culture, we look at Amazon’s offer to Hachette’s