Share Your Best Social Networking Story or Tip and Win Betsy’s Book!

In Discussion by Edward Nawotka

By Edward Nawotka Today’s lead story by Betsy Lerner discusses social networking and personal marketing strategies for writers. In honor of the publication of Betsy’s new book, The Forest for the Trees: An Editor’s Advice for Writers (Revised and Updated for the 21st Century), we’re giving away a FREE copy. Share your best social networking story (it can be a triumph …

Open Letter, the Elizabeth Kostova Foundation, and Bulgarian Literature

In Global Trade Talk by Chad W. Post

By Chad Post Admittedly, this is a bit self-promotional, but I do think it’s an interesting news story of how one particular foundation is helping to promote a particular country’s literature. As announced in this press release, the Elizabeth Kostova Foundation is partnering with Open Letter Books to launch two contests to benefit contemporary Bulgarian authors and translators. The first …