The Productivity Commission released its final report into Intellectual Property Arrangements on 20 December, reiterating the previous recommendations from its draft report to repeal parallel... Read more
‘Australian fiction and nonfiction greatly appeals to Hollywood … our language is the same, but our landscape very different so there is a real sense of graduated adaptation’—newly appointed LA-based literary scout Philippa Donovan on the international screen rights market.
The Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) and Australian Libraries Copyright Committee (ALCC) have welcomed the Productivity Commission’s recommendation Australia adopts a fair use exception... Read more
NewSouth sends a big congratulations to Jackie French and Peter Bray for their win at the ACT Writing and Publishing Awards. Their book Horace the Baker’s Horse, published by National Museum of Australia, won in the Children’s book category. For orders please contact TL Distribution, P: 02 8778 9999 or E: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Award-winning author and food journalist John Newton is the national winner of the Gourmand Awards in the Best Culinary History Book category for his book The Oldest Foods on Earth: A history of Australian native foods (NewSouth).
In this book, Newton points out that we celebrate cultural and culinary diversity, yet shun foods that grew here before white settlers arrived. Newton argues that embracing native foods will help to reconcile us with the land and its first inhabitants.
The Gourmand Awards are awarded each year for the best food and wine books. The overall winner will be announced at a ceremony in Yantai, China on 27-28 May 2017.
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