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• ER heartthrob George Clooney teams up with Danny DeVito and Jennifer Lopez for Out of Sight, based on Elmore… Read More »

Lawrence Jackson

The Canadian writing community lost one of its staunchest supporters of authors’ rights when Newfoundland writer Lawrence “Larry” Jackson, 56,… Read More »


• Jack McClelland’s agent, Beverley Slopen, recently sent out copies of Imagining Canadian Literature: The Selected Letters of Jack McClelland… Read More »

My first time… (at CBA)

Here’s the scenario. The first-time author arrives at Canada’s biggest book event, the 1998 Canadian Booksellers Association (CBA) convention and… Read More »

New delay on copyright

Industry representatives and federal bureaucrats will have to clear two hurdles before seeing the release of regulations to accompany Canada’s… Read More »


Dollars are never secondaryFor reasons that will remain obvious, I must remain anonymous in writing this letter. As an employee… Read More »

SF authors do battle

SF authors Allan Weiss and Rob Sawyer appear to be settling in for a protracted legal battle. Weiss and his… Read More »