book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Tuesday 23rd September

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

City Of Literature Status Celebrated At Norwich

Posted at 7:59AM Wednesday 05 Dec 2012

The Lord Mayor of Norwich, Ralph Gayton, hosted the reception at Blackfriars' Hall, in St Andrews Street, to celebrate the hard work which went in to secure the status.

Writers from Norwich and around the east of England joined the lord mayor and Brenda Arthur, leader of Norwich City Council and cabinet member with responsibility for culture, at the reception.

Norwich won its UNESCO bid in May, making it only the sixth city in the world to receive the designation, alongside Edinburgh in Scotland, Melbourne in Australia, Iowa City in the USA, Dublin in Ireland and Iceland's capital, Reykjavik.

edp24.co.uk




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Book Trade News

2014 US Salary Survey
www.publishersweekly.com

While digital has disrupted much of the industry, some characteristics of the workforce remain the same

Penguin Random House Canada Merges Distribution
www.publishersweekly.com

Change will result in "some job loss" for employees

Perseus Restructures International Sales Teams
www.publishersweekly.com

The Perseus Books Group is integrating its London and New York sales teams

National Children's Bureau Sells Publishing Arm To Jessica Kingsley
www.civilsociety.co.uk

Formal partnership will continue between the two

Comic David Mitchell Rails At Amazon's 'cynical ... Life-crushing' Business Style
www.theguardian.com

Addressing the Booksellers Association conference, Mitchell hit out at the US company's business model and its tax arrangements

Downton's Kindle Ads Are 'Ruining The Show'
www.dailymail.co.uk

Drama's chiefs under fire for featuring actors with modern devices on 1920s set

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Serpent's Tail To Publish New Short Stories And Novella By Pulitzer Prize Winning David Gates
  2. Ebook Piracy Becomes A Top Concern
  3. Buckingham Palace Orders Crackdown On Memoirs By Royal Staff
  4. English PEN defends Hilary Mantel
  5. FBF 14: Big Books The U.S. Agencies Are Selling At The Fair
  6. Stellar Line-Up Of Judges Announced For This Year's Ted Hughes Award For New Work In Poetry
  7. Amazon Allegedly Snubs Pro-Hachette Authors For Secret Weekend Retreat
  8. German Amazon Workers On Strike
  9. Specsavers and Penguin team up in 'choose the plot' promotion
  10. NAIBA 2014: Taking On Amazon