Tag: writing

Author Ownership Conversation (and Book Giveaways) on BookArmy

An interesting conversation about (mostly posthumous) author ownership is happening this month over on BookArmy and I’m keen to hear your thoughts on the matter, too: Some of the greatest works of literature ever written would never have seen the light of day had it been left up to their authors. If Kafka had his... Read more »

Aleksander Hemon's Chicago

Last weekend, the Wall Street Journal ran a piece about Aleksandar Hemon, a writer who, while visiting a friend in the Ukranian Village in 1992, extended his stay in Chicago indefinitely after war erupted in his native Sarajevo. Hemon learned to write in English and decided to stay in Chicago (I say that as if... Read more »