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Release of the full ALCS-commissioned report into authors' earnings reveals incomes on the slide, but self-publishing making an increasing contribution.
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On Saturday 12 September, award winning writers Dreda Say Mitchell and Sathnam Sanghera will be joining Spread the Word and Words of Colour for a day of debate, skills-sharing, networking and insight into new and changing publishing practices for black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) writers.
ALCS is once again sponsoring the Tinniswood Award for the best original radio drama script, jointly adminstered by the Society of Authors (SoA) and the Writers' Guild of Great Britain (WGGB). Help us celebrate the best in audio drama by entering your productions!
Felicity Hayes-McCoy pays tribute to the creator of Reginald Perrin, who was also a tireless activist for writers.
An agreement has been reached between the International Authors Forum (IAF) and International Public Lending Right (IPLR) Network to bring Public Lending Right to more countries world-wide.
The Authors Guild in America is calling for an end to life-time publishing contracts that last for as long as copyright.
The August edition of ALCS News is out now.
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