Late Night Library

Archives about US V. Apple

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: January 24, 2016

Dumping snow, possibly South End, Boston Public Library

While the East Coast is being pounded with snow, the entire country should be taking time for tea and reading in solidarity. In this week’s roundup of industry news we see a few common threads: corporate controversy, representation of slavery in literature, big-hitting book deals, and remembering icons who passed. Ready? Set? Read!

January 24, 2016

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: December 6, 2015

criss-cross writing

As bookstores look forward to the holiday sales season, readers and media reflect on the past year, including the best books, the most overlooked books, and what makes a writer worth reading. It’s also the season of fundraisers, so if you haven’t already donated to or voted for Late Night Library Library, we’d love your

continue reading →

December 6, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: April 19, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: April 19, 2015

A busy week this week, with crowded headlines for international literature, print sales, and the business of ebooks (pricing and price-fixing). We look first at the literary giants who died this week, take a quick look at how the Apple case is going, and round things off with footnotes on close reading, Amazon reviews, and

continue reading →

April 19, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: November 23, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: Nov. 23, 2014

Welcome to this week’s reckoning with the world of literary culture. We take a look at the National Book Awards, the Apple settlement, and whether ebook subscription services will last. Read on! Ursula K. Le Guin | Photo copyright Marian Wood Kolisch As you have probably heard by now, Phil Klay has won this year’s

continue reading →

November 23, 2014

Phillip Elmer-DeWitt, Fortune Magazine

Welcome to Late Night Conversation. This week Doug Silver speaks with Fortune editor Philip Elmer-Dewitt to gain a better understanding of the most prominent legal case in publishing: US V Apple. Philip discusses the origins of the case, the players involved, potential implications on eBook sales, why, like so much in life, it all comes back to

continue reading →

July 15, 2013

Newsletter powered by MailChimp