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As Quillblog recently reported, Nicole Rycroft, the executive director of Markets Initiative, took part in a pro-Tibetan demonstration late last week wherein she and four others spread a banner that read "Free Tibet" over an ... Read More »

August 19, 2008 | Filed under: Book news


Slate columnist Timothy Noah takes on a new book by right-wing journalist Jerome R. Corsi, calling it an unambiguous smear-job against presidential hopeful Barack Obama. The Obama Nation: Leftist Politics and the Cult of Personality, ... Read More »

August 15, 2008 | Filed under: Industry news


Sandra Hargreaves worked at Penguin Canada from 1976 to 1991, beginning as the Alberta sales rep and working her way through positions as sales manager, sales director, vice-president of sales and marketing, and president. Now ... Read More »

August 11, 2008 | Filed under: Book news


On the CBC Arts site, Denise Balkissoon considers the two recent "white-guy" books, Christian Lander's Stuff White People Like (adapted from his website) and Stephen Hunt's The White Guy: A Field Guide (adapted from his ... Read More »

August 1, 2008 | Filed under: Industry news


Slate's political columnist Timothy Noah takes umbrage with author and book editor Adam Bellow's response to a two-year-old column about the Coulter-ization of conservative-leaning books in the U.S. Bellow, who edited two of the books ... Read More »

July 30, 2008 | Filed under: Authors