Amid some 250 events in August’s hybrid edition of the Edinburgh International Book Festival, a group of programs welcomes industry players.
Specialized in handling children’s literature from Walker Books, Hogs Back Books, and others, MMS signs on with BookSource for distribution.
Taking the digital route, Publishing Scotland and Books From Scotland offer a free series of events to showcase writers and their work.
Following readings for the Edinburgh International Book Festival, Royal Shakespeare actors will be seen in the International Booker ceremony.
The second 2020-2021 round of translation funding from Publishing Scotland supports literary works translated into 10 languages.
The second of two rounds in translation funding of works from Scottish by international publishers has opened for proposals.
In today’s Rights Roundup, we have work from Canada, Scotland, France, Finland, Switzerland, Italy, Germany, and a study in Yiddish of Russian imprisonment.
‘Nature writing’s got a job to do,’ says author Jim Crumley in Publishing Scotland’s new short documentary, ‘Second Nature.’
Since March, 65 percent of professional writers, illustrators, and literary translators in the UK are reported to have lost income.
Industry Notes: Set for mid-January, Germany’s Future!Publish calls for proposals, as Publishing Scotland kicks off this year’s translation grants.