Quill and Quire


A returns-free world (II)

A little over a year ago, both publishers and booksellers began to face a sudden and unexpected surge of returns… Read More »

Writers as rock stars

On Saturday May 3, hundreds of young residents of Nanaimo, British Columbia will gather at Malaspina University-College to hear 10… Read More »


An open letter to Jean ChrétienTo the editor:A grave injustice will be done to the writers of this country if… Read More »


Initiative should be applaudedTo the editor:I was delighted to see the article in your June issue about the ambitious marketing… Read More »

New directions

Maybe it’s a hangover from long-ago student days as well as an affinity with Jewish culture, but September has always… Read More »


Dream dealersTo the editor:Re: “The allure of print” (May 1997):With the demise of some government concessions and subsidies, publishers are… Read More »