This month, PEN America’s ‘The Bridge Series’ of events on translation looked at translation contracts, and what to expect.
Foreign rights buyers are turning their attention to the language of Borges and Bolaño — At last! say agents and publishers.
Literary agent Carmen Balcells was a ground-breaking entrepreneur and much admired. Now the question is, after her death, where will her authors turn?
By Hannah Johnson Over at the Three Percent blog, Chad Post of Open Letter Books (and next week’s guest editor on Publishing Perspectives) wrote a great in-depth article on Wylie’s Odyssey Editions. He looks at the holes (or lack thereof, depending on whose side you’re on) that exist in publishing contracts of the past which encouraged Wylie to begin publishing …