Orlando's Inaugural Poet Laureate Brings the Magic of Storytelling to East Campus

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Orlando's Inaugural Poet Laureate Brings the Magic of Storytelling to East Campus

17, from 7-9 p.m., in the Atrium (3-177). For those unfamiliar with the role of a poet laureate, Lilley explains her mission. “A poet laureate is an ambassador for creative writing in a community. I hope to make a difference with kids who don't have much access to creative writing workshops and instruction,”
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Classes show path from oral history to book

The Clark County Genealogical Society will offer a four-session workshop on turning oral history into a published book. The class — titled “Your Story, Your Book” — begins at 10 a.m. on Jan. 25. All two-hour Saturday sessions will held at the Clark County Genealogical Society's education center, 715
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Therapist's debut novel channels her own revenge fantasy

The debut novel of Renée Shafransky — a surprise No. 1 on Amazon's Literature & Fiction best-sellers list — appears to be a revenge fantasy by a woman scorned. Shafransky was the wife of the late monologist Spalding Gray and produced his one-man performance film “Swimming to Cambodia”
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Google To Show Publishers URLs With Google's AMP Cache Later This Year

Google announced last night that they are working up a solution to show the publishers URL and not the Google AMP cache URL from google.com/amp in Google search. Google wrote “we are making changes to how AMP works in platforms such as Google Search that will enable linked pages to
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Firm's Highest Grossing Sale To Date Nadeau's Starts 2018 With A Sweet Sale

The sale started with jewelry and featured a wide variety of lots for all price points, with nearly all the jewelry and watch lots selling. Rolex watches were the top sellers of the section, with the top lot being a last-minute addition to the sale, a Rolex stainless steel oyster Daytona Cosmograph gentleman's
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Maria Kelly | Plec Picks 2018

Exciting times, and a long way from humble, homespun beginnings. “My brother played keyboards in a band and I was really jealous of him. So, I started playing guitar. I would play two chords thinking 'This is amazing!' I was really into creative writing and stories so at some stage I just stuck the two
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Kate Spade's smartwatch for women shuns tired old 'shrink it and pink it' style

The iconic scallop design is on the top ring, there is a spade insignia on the crown, and the metal colors are the current best sellers throughout the rest of the Kate Spade range.” The bracelet colors and leather from the bands are also shared with other Kate Spade designs, resulting in a cohesive,
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Publishers say e-books not cannibalising traditional readership

The numbers of people listening to audio books, or those switching on a Kindle might be on the rise, but a strong tribe of readers who still like to hold a book, and sift through pages, continues to flourish. As many readers and publishers wonder about the future of books with the advent of e-books,
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How Fire and Fury Took the Publishing World by Surprise

Over the last week, numerous people in the publishing industry have unironically compared Michael Wolff's explosive Trump administration tell-all Fire and Fury to Harry Potter. It's a genuine cultural phenomenon. Booksellers across the country told me they sold out in hours, if not minutes. Barnes
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Fire and Fury flies off shelves, with publisher rushing to print 1m copies

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Fire and Fury flies off shelves, with publisher rushing to print 1m copies

Originally due out on Tuesday, the US release of Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House was brought forward to last Friday after extracts were published by the Guardian. Trump's lawyers subsequently issued a cease-and-desist letter to the US publishers, Henry Holt. The publisher was unbowed,
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NCVO says all charities should publish details of gender pay gap

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations has called for all charities to consider publishing their gender pay gap data. All organisations in England, Scotland and Wales with 250 employees or more – numbering about 9,000 organisations – have until April to publish information on the gap
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European Book Publishing Statistics 2016

The Federation of European Publishers (FEP) represents 29 national associations of publishers from the European Union and the European Economic Area Member States. The present survey is based on reports from the national book publishing associations, and on further analysis and refining of
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Values incorrect after publishing

My dashboard is running perfectly for some weeks but all of a sudden it shows incorrect values. I have a direct query connection with my SQL database and I do a simple count. On my desktop I see the correct value, but when I publish it, the value is wrong… Example: Desktop value Published value.
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'The Exibit' offers art space for adults, kids

The Exibit Fine Arts Center and Gallery, at 315 Bedford Road, has been open for about a year and is attracting creative folks from all around. A nonprofit overseen by a … The center is also hoping to offer creative writing classes and scheduling guest speakers for the future. For details, visit the center's
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Winter Weekends for High Schoolers

Exciting offerings during the two February weekends include Disaster Health and Epidemiology, Global Education and Youth Voice, Creative Writing, Design/Build Engineering, Social Entrepreneurship, Astrophotography, Debate and National Issues, Directing Theater and World Musicology and
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When innovating in publishing, we must always ask why

Innovation in publishing – at least of the core product, the book – has been slow, minimal and incremental. Yet at every turning point it has been met with sometimes hysterical, often reactionary, zeal. The introduction of the printing press, the paperback revolution and latterly the introduction of the e-book
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Fresno State Announces Alabama Author Wins 2017 Philip Levine Prize for Poetry

The Creative Writing Program sponsors the national prize, which honors the late poet and professor emeritus Philip Levine, a founder of Fresno State's poetry writing program, a 1995 Pulitzer Prize winner in poetry and the 2011 poet laureate of the United States. C. G. Hanzlicek, the Levine Prize final
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The John Boyne Scholarship in the School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing at the …

Closes: 12 noon, Tuesday, May 15th 2018. Start Date: September 2018. The John Boyne Scholarship. The John Boyne Scholarship is awarded to a Postgraduate student within the School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing to enable them to undertake an MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) at
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Coworking Tips You Should Read Before Writing Your 2018 Resolutions

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Coworking spaces are bursting with like-minded creative thinkers and a widespread domain of expertise. Quite bluntly, this is not the place to be shy. Get involved on the community feed your coworking space utilizes, attend the events, and make use of the strongest resource your coworking space
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First six goals for 2018

Dale Carnegie, still a best-selling author after nearly a hundred years, said this about goals: “Write out goals. A plan for goal setting is only as good as the paper you write it on. Give your goals 'life' by writing them down. Use these goals as the basis for the actions you will take to reach each one.”.
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Man Booker Prize Now Open to Irish Publishers

Irish publishers are now eligible to submit novels for the Man Booker Prize following a change in the rules of entry. As of 2018, any novel.
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BetterCloud Closes Record 2017 With Best Quarter in Company History in All Key Business Areas

Launched in late October, the book reached #1 on Amazon's list of best sellers in information technology in both November and December, and has received rave reviews. “This is a must read for every modern IT leader,” said Ryan Donnon, IT and Data Manager for First Round Capital. “You should read
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Maddock makes dean's list at Colby-Sawyer College

… Hagerstown made the dean's list at Colby-Sawyer College. She is majoring in creative writing and is a member of the Class of 2021. To qualify for the dean's list, students must achieve a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale while carrying a minimum of 12 credit hours in graded courses.
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Following publication of explosive book, Trump to undergo medical examination

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Following publication of explosive book, Trump to undergo medical examination

With questions being raised regarding US President Donald Trump's mental and physical health after the publication of an explosive book that claims to carry insights into his behaviour and habits, Trump is scheduled to undergo a medical examination on Friday, CNN reported on Tuesday. “Fire and
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New Man Booker rules could lead to Irish publishing 'boom'

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New Man Booker rules could lead to Irish publishing 'boom'

On Monday (8th January) it was revealed that Irish publishers are now eligible to submit novels for the Man Booker Prize for Fiction from this year onwards following consultation with Publishing Ireland, the Irish Association of Book Publishers. Ronan Colgan, president of Publishing Ireland, who pushed
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Golden Nuggets: Cal in the NFL (Present and Future) Updates

Robinson is the niece of award-winning author Rachel Renee Russell, whose “Dork Diaries” books have spent a total of 206 weeks on the New York Times Best Sellers list in the Children's Series category. Robinson has been contributing to the books as an editor and writer since she was in middle
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Google inadvertently silences news publishers during weekend glitch

Publishers have reacted with dismay following a weekend glitch that saw many temporarily removed from Google News during an apparently unintentional purge. From late Sunday publishers began finding that their news websites were being removed from the platform, sparking alarm among
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Creative Writing Facilitator

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Volunteer at Creative Writing Facilitator – Community Service – with The Junction Neighborhood Centre. Enquire now at !
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Gaston D. Cox's New Book “Cries of Insanity” Is a Thrilling Story About Talib's Journey to Jordan to …

Recent release “Cries of Insanity” from Page Publishing author Gaston D. Cox is a page-turner about Talib's decision to travel to Jordan to seek answers behind … Page Publishing knows that authors need to be free to create – not bogged down with complicated business issues like eBook conversion,
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Fire on the Moon

For our first show in late March, we'd like to partner with an up and coming creative writer that is capable of writing a unique, emotionally-charged 10-minute play (action and narration heavy preferred) that would serve as the basis for our performance. If both parties agree, this could convert into a longer
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Europe's major publishing markets all grew in 2016

The FEP's report, European Book Publishing Statistics, which is based on data from 29 European national book publishing associations, reveals total annual sales revenue of book publishers of the EU and the EEA to be substantially the same level in 2016 in comparison to 2015 at approximately
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Professional Books Market Research Report 2018 to 2022

The professional books market comprises of establishments engaged in publishing of scientific, medical, and technical books. Such books are … Till then, owing to high publishing costs, the writers prefer to keep their work in digital form. … Self-publishers stand to gain the most due to this technology.
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Whittier mom and daughter pair to self-publish vocabulary books teaching kids 'fancy' words

That moment was the inspiration behind the pair writing a series of books, with the first one self-published via the family's publishing company, Skillful & Soulful Press, last month. They're planning more to follow in the next several months. “The journey of writing these books has been amazing,” said
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Amazon to tempt publishers with Transparent Ad Marketplace in Europe

Amazon Publisher Services (APS) has rolled out an ad product supposed to ease header bidding from content creators and app developers in a move it hopes will fire a shot across the bow of Google which holds market supremacy. The Transparent Ad Marketplace (TAM) product is being pushed for its
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Friendship Unbroken by War to be featured on PBS

“He told me his company was filming a series in England about people who had been friends or family and who had been separated by some historic event. They had heard about me and Mary Frances and wanted to know if I was interested in being featured on the show. They wanted one of their
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Dreambuilder reaches for the stars in 2018

The program has made a splash in Graham and Greenlee counties by providing an opportunity for women to become educated on the finer points of starting and running a successful business. The program is a rigorous introduction to business management all the way from writing a business plan to
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New Generation self-publishing guide free for limited period on Kindle

New Generation Publishing, a leading UK self-publishing service dedicated to helping writers to sell their books, has made its self-publishing guide available to download for free on Kindle until 13 January 2018. The guide contains detailed information around the current state of the publishing industry,
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Tasmanian arts legend Wal Eastman dead at 89

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With a passion for fostering young talent, Mr Eastman was also a board member of the Salamanca Theatre Company from 1986 to 1992 as well as being deputy chairman and financial adviser to the company. He was also the author of a large body of books of historical and creative writing. Mr Eastman
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Medical students publishing research

Who in the UQ Medical Program is publishing research? The list attached contains peer reviewed research journal publications reported on the Medical Student Research Portal. I will be updating this list every month. If you are active in research and have any publications from your time in medical
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Award-Winning author Elana K. Arnold keynote speaker for the 7th Annual CCA Writers' Conference

Canyon Crest Academy's Creative Writing Club recently announced that young adult author Elana K. Arnold will give the keynote address at the 7th Annual Canyon Crest Academy Writers' Conference on Saturday, Feb. 24. Arnold writes books for and about children and teens. Her novel, What Girls Are
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VR children's books combine print with 'self-directed action' (VIDEO)

The Quantum Storey Company launched its series, called Operation You, in select retailers in the US late last year. — Screen capture via YouTubeNEW YORK, Jan 9 — The publisher of a new virtual reality book series for kids is among exhibitors at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this
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Irish Publishers Eligible for the Man Booker Prize from 2018

The Man Booker Prize for Fiction announces a change in its rules of entry as the 2018 submission forms are sent to publishers today. As of 2018, a new rule has been added specifying that any novel written originally in English and published in Ireland by an imprint formally established in Ireland is now
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Pittcon 2018 Introduces 23 New Short Courses for Laboratory Professionals

Courses, taught by industry experts, cover relevant analytical topics such as pharmaceutical, environmental, life science and more. Broad-based application and general lab function courses are also available and include lab management, data management, lab safety and technical writing.
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Graduate Trainee Account Manager, Leading Publishing House

Fantastic opportunity to join one of London's leading publishing houses: Our client is a leading news service and publishing house based in London, providing news, analysis and research tools for the global legal community. The company employs approx. 140 employees across five news and
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Librarians Scrambling to Meet Demand for 'Fire and Fury'

The sudden success of Michael Wolff's Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House has publisher Henry Holt rushing back to press. And while booksellers eagerly await the new printing, overwhelming demand for the book has also put pressure on libraries, many of which were also caught by surprise
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'Fire and Fury' in high demand; Omaha's Bookworm, other stores scramble to keep copies on shelf

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'Fire and Fury' in high demand; Omaha's Bookworm, other stores scramble to keep copies on shelf

But a demand to cease and desist publication — a clear effort by the President of the United States to intimidate a publisher into halting publication of an important book on the workings of the government — is an attempt to achieve what is called prior restraint. That is something that no American court
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Trump-bashing book sells out on Bainbridge Island

Brick-and-mortar bookshops across the country quickly sold out of the book, as well. It had been expected to be released Tuesday by booksellers, but was published instead last Thursday after an attorney for President Trump sent a cease-and-desist letter to Wolff and his publisher, Henry Holt and
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Mastering IELTS Writing: Task 2 (Band 9 Model Answers)

'Mastering IELTS Writing: Task 2 (Band 9 Model Answers)' takes all the advice and guidance offered in 'Mastering IELTS Writing: Task 2' and applies it to ten separate essays. In this course, there are two complete walkthroughs for essays according to each of the four question types, along with two
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Marble Room Steaks Review

Best-sellers include the Oyster Rockefeller, the Mini Lobster Roll, the Chicken Kabob, Mushroom, Tomato, Onion, Lemon-Herb, and the Fried Brussel Sprouts. Another pre-meal choice is the extensive selection of sushi. They have classic sushi as well as poke bowls, perfect for a quick bite before the
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Publishers Clearing House

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Publishers Clearing House Careers. Cover Image for [employer]. Publishers Clearing House PCH is a leading interactive media company offering a broad range of products, digital entertainment and… – More
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Bolton Sixth Form College raises awareness of sleeping on the streets through education

Bolton Sixth Form College held the SHARE — Students Homelessness Awareness Raising Enterprise — Flash Fiction 50 Creative Writing Awards in support of the college's Rucksacks and Handbags appeal, in which essential items are placed in the bags and distributed to those living on the streets.
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Former Dundee school pupil proves dyslexia is no barrier as he releases his first book

“Having dyslexia in this day and age did not affect the writing of the book — computers have spell-checkers so it wasn't an issue.” Linden, a research assistant at the James Hutton Institute, added: “After I left university, I attended the Centre for Open Studies in Glasgow and studied creative writing.
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Mavericks' coach Rick Carlisle tears into ESPN for publishing LaVar Ball's comments on Luke Walton

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Mavericks' coach Rick Carlisle tears into ESPN for publishing LaVar Ball's comments on Luke Walton

Before Sunday's game against the New York Knicks, the head coach of the Dallas Mavericks, Rick Carlisle, made some rather interesting comments towards ESPN regarding the ongoing saga between LaVar Ball and Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton.
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Show rescues photo comics from dustbin of history

… massively selling magazines had also been confined to the dustbin of history, leaving researchers with little to go on. Without chancing upon thousands of negatives of original photos in the archives of the Mondadori publishing house in Milan, she said they would not have been able to stage the show.
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New chapter as Booker prize allows Irish publishers

Novels published in Ireland will be eligible for the Man Booker prize for fiction for the first time after a row over last year's competition. Until now the prestigious awards have only allowed books published in English by UK publishers, although the authors can be of any nationality. Last year Solar Bones,
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Pasadena Journal Publishers Deemed Assemblyman Chris Holden's 2018 Unsung Heroes in the …

The Hopkinses have been publishing the Pasadena Journal for the past 29 years. Over that nearly three decade span, the paper has often been in the forefront of issues concerning the African American community, such as hiring practices, diversity, and racism in city government. It has covered news
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Go See Do: Tuesday, Jan. 9

Criscoe is the author of “Bulldozer Dreams.” For information, call 336-747-1471. Creative Writing Group: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Lewisville Branch Library, 6490 Shallowford Road, Lewisville. Meet other writers , share work, practice writing exercises and share publishing tips. For information, call
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Publishers are treating Facebook Watch like YouTube

Facebook's Watch launched as a tightly curated approach to high quality video, but its future might be more like YouTube. Witness how publishers that aren't being paid by Facebook make shows specifically for its Watch section can still take advantage of the Watch real estate by posting their existing
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Why Wired is hosting its Conde Nast sister brands at CES this year

The Wired Cafe will host representatives from other Condé Nast titles this year, not just to showcase Allure's beauty chatbot and Vogue's foray into augmented reality, but to grab more time with marketers, as CES has turned into a major meetings hotbed for marketers, publishers and ad agencies.
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