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Authors working together to ensure fair pay, protect copyright, and defend free speech.
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Authors Guild Feb 15
The Foundation is going to Iceland! Join us for a comprehensive tour of the island along with a firsthand look at the depth of Icelandic literature—from the ancient sagas to modern fiction.
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Kristina Stagg Feb 14
If you're a member of the Chicago Regional Chapter of there is a Midwinter Reading + Open Mic Night Coming on 2/21/19 in . The lineup includes & Email Chicago chapter ambassadors for more info & to RSVP
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Valerie Wallace Feb 14
So looking forward to this next week! Chicago Regional Chapter of Midwinter Reading + Open Mic Night THURS 2/21. Will be reading with & at the Red Lion Pub (Chicago's finest British pub!)
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IFJ Feb 13
The IFJ and join a coalition of 37 national and international organisations to denounce Controlled Digital Lending (). We call for dialogue with libraries on Internet Archive book scanning 👇
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Authors Guild Feb 13
"We oppose so-called “Controlled Digital Lending” (CDL) as a flagrant violation of copyright and authors’ rights."
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Heather McCormack Feb 11
Replying to @AuthorsGuild
News here from : they will release a new model trade contract with "provisions to help curtail income losses due to the reseller market on Amazon, piracy, and deep discounts," plus a white paper on the 2017 income survey
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Type Set Feb 11
Check out this FREE business bootcamp for writers offered by and taking place March 24th. But hurry, applications are due March 4th!
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Authors Guild Feb 8
And then of course from March 27-30, we'll be at Conference in Portland! and will be in conversation Thurs, Mar 28 in our featured event!
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Authors Guild Feb 8
Replying to @AuthorsGuild
On March 24, our Business Bootcamp for Writers series comes to Seattle! Applications are open through March 4. Details here:
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Authors Guild Feb 8
We've got a few events over the next 2 months we're excited to share with you! First up, concluding our 3-part series w/: From Page to Screen w/Ron Currie, Rebecca Dinerstein, & Emily Schultz, w/Richard Russo moderating. Register here:
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The Hot Sheet Feb 7
Did you miss our new edition of this week? It has everything need to know about "controlled digital lending" and its raging controversy. Also: Books. members have a special discount.
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Porter Anderson Feb 7
Media: The joins other organizations representing journalists: "The reality here is simple and stark: we all lose when cannot make a living or work under duress of arbitrarily losing their jobs."
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Authors Guild Feb 6
The reality here is simple and stark: we all lose when journalists cannot make a living or work under duress of arbitrarily losing their jobs.
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IFJ Feb 5
Over two hundred jobs cut from globally. We need to find a way to make journalism sustainable in digital publishing. Full support to staff. ✊👉
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Sarah Darer Littman Feb 6
How can writers protect intellectual property in the digital age? Join & on Feb 20th 7:30pm for a talk by Cheryl L. Davis, general counsel
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Authors Guild Feb 6
Happening later today!
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⏪Daniela's Lair⏩ Feb 2
At the business bootcamp for writers in New Orleans, listening to and talk about their journey. 👍 This pic is terrible, what they are sharing is gold.
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Karl "the mustache" Jones Feb 2
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SheWhoWrites Feb 1
If you get the chance to hear speak, take it! Her journey toward authorship might scare you a little but in the end you'll be far more inspired to keep working toward your dream. Thanks to the for an amazing boot camp!
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Will Slauter Jan 31
Yes! The perspective of freelancers is crucial for understanding how journalism works, even more so today with the pressure to get clicks. shared her experiences as part of the series at w/ Richard Russo, and me:
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