Quill and Quire

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Prose and cons

A children’s book author argues that writers are con artists, but also breadmakers and ringmasters

October 24, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People, Writing Life

Before the CLA

A two-day conference prior to the CLA convention will focus on libraries as the hubs of community networks and as… Read More »

October 24, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

Tie-ins

• As Stanley Cup fever hits, the CBC will re-air its six-part production The New Ice Age: A Year in… Read More »

October 24, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

Letters

Earth to Avie BennettI’m writing to express my concern over the recent actions of McClelland & Stewart regarding the sale… Read More »

October 24, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

Letters

Keeping the field levelYour readers must be wondering what we at McClelland & Stewart did and said to bring down… Read More »

October 22, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

The new Q&Q

By now you will have noticed some striking changes in the design of Quill & Quire. From the moment we… Read More »

October 22, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

Letters

Modest but heart-felt tributeAs chair of the Information Book Award Committee of the Children’s Literature Roundtables of Canada, I feel… Read More »

October 22, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

Year of the horse

It’s often possible to determine the importance of an issue in the book industry by the extent to which people… Read More »

October 22, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

Letters

This “war” can be avertedRe: “The next copyright fight” (Aug. 1999)I was sorry to see that John Tooth’s “war” on… Read More »

October 22, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

Brass in pocket

Gwendolyn MacEwen, the noted Toronto writer, achieved soaring critical success during her career, twice winning the Governor General’s Award for… Read More »

October 22, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

A publishing pioneer

The Canadian publishing industry lost a well-known and highly respected colleague on June 11 with the death of Gladys E.… Read More »

October 22, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

Letters

Nationality is irrelevantRe: “Commitment cannot be counted” (Aug. 1999):Surely what is important about Canadian publishing is the access it provides… Read More »

October 20, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People