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Well, Here's Another Rights Mess You've Gotten Me Into!

Posted at 8:18AM Thursday 23 Feb 2012

A number of announcements, press articles and incidents have recently occurred, which individually may mean little, but collectively bring us to question whether we are finally addressing some of the copyright challenges we now face, or slipping further into litigation and life in the Wild West.

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Hole In Heart Of Publishing Threatens Shelf Lives
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A ghost writer and former journalist argues that publicists need to work more closely with authors and receive proper training if they are to be truly effective.

Stephen King: 'IThink Books Are Going To Be Here For A Long, Long Time'
www.huffingtonpost.com

For all the "bells and whistles" ebooks have, King says, nothing will be able to replace a physical book.

Taking Out The Middleman
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Publicists Need To Work More Closely With Authors
publishingperspectives.com

Hole in Heart of Publishing Threatens Shelf Lives

Publishing Is Rotten To The Core
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There is something seriously askew with the supposed values of the publishing business

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