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  • Literary Agents in the Transatlantic Book Tradeby Cécile Cottenet

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    By way of a case study of one of the oldest French book agencies, Agence Hoffman, this book analyzes the role played by French literary agents in the importation of US fiction and literature into France in the years following World War II. It sheds light on the material conditions of the circulation of texts across the Atlantic between 1944 and 1955,... more...

  • Advanced Graphic Communications and Media Technologiesby Pengfei Zhao; Yun Ouyang; Min Xu; Li Yang; Yujie Ouyang

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 379.06

    This book includes a selection of reviewed papers presented at the 2016 China Academic Conference on Printing, Packaging Engineering & Media Technology, held on November 25-27, 2016 in Xi?an, China. The conference was jointly organized by China Academy of Printing Technology, Xi?an University of Technology and Stuttgart Media University of Germany.... more...

  • Tout savoir sur les maisons d'éditionby Victor Bouadjio

    Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 14.99

    Quelle logique se cache derrière le fonctionnement des maisons d'édition ? Il y a de grandes révélations dans ce livre : pourquoi les éditeurs refusent-ils certains manuscrits ? Qu'est-ce qui provoque chez eux des coups de coeur ? Combien d'auteurs publient-ils ? Quel est l'itinéraire d'un texte anonyme ? Etc. Quelles sont leurs relations avec... more...

  • The History of the Book in the Middle Eastby Geoffrey Roper

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 350.00

    This selection of papers by scholarly specialists offers an introduction to the history of the book and book culture in West Asia and North Africa from antiquity to the 20th century. The flourishing and long-lived manuscript tradition is discussed in its various aspects - social and economic as well as technical and aesthetic. The very early but... more...

  • Celebrity and the Feminist Blockbusterby Anthea Taylor

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2017; US$ 87.89

    In the first book-length study of celebrity feminism, Anthea Taylor convincingly argues that the most visible feminists in the mediasphere have been authors of bestselling works of non-fiction: feminist ?blockbusters?. Celebrity and The Feminist Blockbuster explores how the authors of these popular feminist books have shaped the public identity of... more...

  • Innovation Policies in the European News Media Industryby Hans van Kranenburg

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 108.60

    This book explores the importance and the types of media innovation policies formulated and implemented in various European countries. Each country analysis illustrates the evolution and structure of news media markets and media cross-ownership policies in recent years and evaluates how innovation policies stimulate innovative activities in journalism... more...

  • Scratchby Manjula Martin

    Simon & Schuster 2017; US$ 16.00

    A collection of essays from today?s most acclaimed authors?from Cheryl Strayed to Roxane Gay to Jennifer Weiner, Alexander Chee, Nick Hornby, and Jonathan Franzen?on the realities of making a living in the writing world. In the literary world, the debate around writing and commerce often begs us to take sides: either writers should be paid for everything... more...

  • The History of the Book in East Asiaby Cynthia Brokaw; Peter Kornicki

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The history of the book in East Asia is closely linked to problems of language and script, problems which have also had a profound impact on the technology of printing and on the social and intellectual impact of print in this area. This volume contains key readings on the history of printed books and manuscripts in China, Korea and Japan and includes... more...

  • Little Magazines & Modernismby Adam McKible; Suzanne W. Churchill

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Little magazines made modernism happen. These pioneering enterprises were typically founded by individuals or small groups intent on publishing the experimental works or radical opinions of untried, unpopular, or underrepresented writers. Recently, little magazines have re-emerged as an important critical tool for examining the local and material conditions... more...

  • The History of the Book in South Asiaby Francesca Orsini

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The History of the Book in South Asia covers not only the various modern states that make up South Asia today but also a multitude of languages and scripts. For centuries it was manuscripts that dominated book production and circulation, and printing technology only began to make an impact in the late eighteenth century. Print flourished in the colonial... more...