Canadian author Alix Ohlin to be next chair of UBC creative writing program

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Canadian author Alix Ohlin to be next chair of UBC creative writing program

In June 2016, the UBC board of governors fired the former creative writing program chair, author Steven Galloway, after he was suspended in 2015
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Intrusive ads kill great content; publishers must take responsibility

Publishers shouldn't forget they have a responsibility to ensure the consumer experience is not impacted by intrusive ads, says P&G's chief brand
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How to Best Survey Your Publisher Base

A key to growing your affiliate program is to understand how to communicate successfully with your publishers, and finding what works best to convert
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This book for 'rebel girls' is now the fastest-funded publishing project on Kickstarter

Though Cavallo and Favilli were amazed by the runaway success of their latest campaign, Kickstarter's director of publishing, Margot Atwell, wasn't as
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UBC announces new head of creative writing program

Alix Ohlin is the new head of UBC's creative writing program. … “I am thrilled to welcome Alix to UBC as the next chair of the creative writing program
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Montreal-born author appointed new chair of UBC's creative writing program

VANCOUVER – The University of British Columbia has announced a new head for its creative writing program, nearly two years after the former chair
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Poet laureate Tracy K. Smith to headline Northwoods Writers Conference

“To be able to bring these writers, writers of the caliber we get, up here and to bring people together and celebrate creative writing, has been a great
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UBC announces new head for creative writing program

UBC creative writing professor Linda Svendsen will continue as acting chair of the program until the end of the year. Svendsen has led the program
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Will Strategic Efforts Lead Publishing Stocks to Growth?

Let's take a look at what's happening in the publishing industry and how newspaper companies are adapting to the changing face of the media in the
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UC appoints two Ursula Bethell Writers in Residence for 2017

Ursula Mary Bethell (1874–1945) was a Christchurch poet and artist. The Ursula Bethell Residency in Creative Writing, jointly funded by the University
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Outskirts Press Introduces New One-Click Publishing Package for Children's Books

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Outskirts Press Introduces New One-Click Publishing Package for Children's Books

Outskirts Press further tailors its One-Click package offerings with a self-publishing bundle specifically for children's book authors who already have
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Computer-Based Publishing Patent Goes Offline after Alice Inquiry

In October 2009, Tele-Publishing, Inc. (“TPI”) asserted the '216 Patent against defendants Facebook, Inc. and TheFacebook, LLC (collectively
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Business spotlight: TOSPT

TOSPT (Tallahassee Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy) has been helping patients recover from a variety of issues for over 30 years.
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Book publishers welcome move to change outdated 8-4-4 curriculum

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Book publishers welcome move to change outdated 8-4-4 curriculum

Yesterday, book publishers attending the 42nd Kenya Secondary School Heads Association annual conference at Wild Waters in Mombasa, said the
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Lakeside writer in residence to give reading

“The Lakeside residency has allowed me to explore creative writing beyond the stage,” Manoylov said. “I have been developing a collection of short
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Creative Writing Workshop: Paper Plate Poetry

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Creative Writing Workshop: Paper Plate Poetry

A Creative Writing Workshop: Paper Plate Poetry with local writer Joan Becht Willette was held on Saturday, June 17 by Astoria Ally at Socrates
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Sequel to 'Rebel Girls,' Most Crowdfunded Book, Due This Fall

After making crowdfunding history last fall by raising over one million dollars to publish a children's book with 100 illustrated stories of inspiring women
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Civil War Journals to be Published

About the Publisher: Savas Beatie is an award-winning independent publishing company specializing in military and general history titles distributed
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Chicago Review Press Acquires Bright Ring's Art Activity Series

Chicago Review Press, Inc., the parent company of Chicago Review Press and Independent Publishers Group distribution company, announced on
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You may be eligible for free credits on Amazon. But they disappear Saturday

After setting up a deal, Apple allowed book publishers to come up with their own prices — as long as they gave Apple 30 percent, Inc reported.
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News Media Alliance to partner with three associations on Mega-Conference 2018 in San Diego

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News Media Alliance to partner with three associations on Mega-Conference 2018 in San Diego

Attendees of Mega-Conference include representatives from both print and digital local news media companies, namely owners, publishers, and
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Software: IDS Adds Pushback Notifications to Interface with Byte Software

Mortgage document preparation vendor International Document Services, Inc. (IDS), announced it has added pushback notifications to its existing
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Project Coordinator

The Association of Book Publishers of BC (ABPBC), a trade association of 28 BC-owned and -controlled book publishing companies, is seeking a
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Yedioth Books demand police return information unrelated to Olmert book

The publishing house petitions the court asking for return of seized materials that are unrelated to the investigation into Olmert's possible use of
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Smith Publicity Provides E-Book Marketing Services

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Smith Publicity Provides E-Book Marketing Services

As an experienced publishing company, Smith Publicity has formulated … If authors have an e-book copy of their book, readers can easily use their
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Emerald's Gem Box: Integrity

Integrity, according to Dictionary.com means, “adherence to moral and ethical principles; soundness of moral character; honesty.” What is integrity?
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The Job Search Navigator Wins Prestigious Silver Benjamin Franklin Award from Independent …

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The Job Search Navigator Wins Prestigious Silver Benjamin Franklin Award from Independent …

ORLANDO, Fla., June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) has named The Job Search Navigator: An
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Legacy: An Anthology Creative Writing Spring 2017 by Patrick McCarthy

Buy Legacy: An Anthology Creative Writing Spring 2017 by Patrick McCarthy (Paperback) online at Lulu. Visit the Lulu Marketplace for product details,
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You searched for hot new paperbacks

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In the aftermath of the Civil War, an aging itinerant news reader agrees to transport a young captive of the Kiowa back to her people in this exquisitely
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Betty Jean Warren Bullock

Betty Jean Warren Bullock, age 87, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 14, in Tallahassee. She was born on April 13, 1930, to Mary Inez
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The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

iBook charts for week ending June 18, 2017 (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher ):. iBooks US Bestseller List – Paid Books. Rank, Book
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The top media publishers on Instagram

We take our first look at the top publishers & media brands on Instagram since 2016. Which news & interest publishers are driving the biggest
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MTG buys mobile game publisher Kongregate for $55M

Sweden-headquartered digital entertainment group MTG announced an acquisition of US games publisher and developer Kongregate from current
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slicerwork on web publishing Iframe

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slicerwork on web publishing Iframe

Whem using full screen in web publishng Iframe in a html page the slicer does not work whem it is in a pendent list mode. Is there any sugestion?
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Lochalsh woman in running for young writers award

It recognises excellence in writing, encourages creativity, and helps develop writing talent in young people between 5-25 years old from all
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City proclaims Stephanie Thigpen Day

There is a saying that states, “It's not the years in your life, but the life in your years that counts.” There is some debate as to who actually first coined
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Hickory Grove Founder's Day approaching

The Hickory Grove United Methodist Church is nestled among the pine trees and farm land not too far from the Withlacoochee River. It is located in the
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Funding approved for jail fire alarm

In a special called meeting of the Madison County Board of County Commissioners on Friday, June 16, the Board unanimously approved spending
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Whole Foods to open Friday at the Summit

The new location will at Nicholasville Road and Man o' War Boulevard will feature a pub and outside fire pit area, along with expanded selections of
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Celebrate The First Ever National Writing Day By Helping Your Child Develop A Love Of Writing

Today marks the first ever National Writing Day – a UK-wide campaign to help children discover that creative writing can be fun and can boost their
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Downtown public restrooms being considered

On Tuesday, June 13, the Madison City Commission met in regular session at City Hall. During the meeting, Commissioners were presented with
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Medical Writer – Creative Healthcare Advertising – London

A very well-known and highly successful Healthcare Advertising agency is searching for talented Medical Writers at a variety of levels to join their
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Letter: Stop publishing a murderer's photo

Please stop publishing the face of this convicted killer in any article referring to the him. And especially don't have a picture of that sweet girl beside
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Trump golf course staff call cops over abusive messages in sand

Trump golf course staff call cops over abusive messages in sand … POLICE were called out to one of Donald Trump's Scottish golf courses at the … So do Police Scotland regard writing messages in the sand as a demonstration?
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Governor signs “Religious expressions in schools” bill

On Friday, June 9, Florida Governor Rick Scott signed into law Senate Bill (SB) 436, which has been dubbed the “religious expressions in schools” bill.
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Yes, Marvel & DC Both Had May 2017's Top Selling Comic

Once again Marvel had items at the top of the list, but DC had the best selling items. Secret Empire #1 was the top ranked item with 157,517 units
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Three resignations, vacated seat

Mayor Malone later told Greene Publishing, Inc. “Officially, he (Arnold) is still on the council, I would think. He chose not to vote, and I question that
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