Interested in Contributing to a Book to Help Haiti?

In Discussion by Edward Nawotka

*+-By Edward Nawotka There has been an outpouring of support for the victims of the recent earthquake in Haiti by members of the publishing community, from fundraisers to direct donations. That being said, there’s always more that can be done. Our lead article today discusses the rise of what author Gabriel Levinson calls “cause publishing,” in which the proceeds of …

The Rise of “Cause” Publishing

In English Language by Guest Contributor

*+-By Gabriel Levinson Contrary to death knell hyperbole of many pundits, we are entering a publishing epoch. Cause publishing, a vital trend being set by the independents, holds the future of the printed word. But in order to reinvent its influence on society, the big houses must follow the lead of the independent scene. Now is the time to take risks, and the …