Many of Queensland's children's authors will take part in a peaceful protest in front of Brisbane city's Dymocks Bookstore on Thursday 16th April. We disagree with the Coalition for Cheaper Books' claims that removing the restrictions on the Parallel Importation of Books (PIRs) will allow … Continue reading Queensland children’s authors to protest
I've written before about the Australian government body, the Productivity Commission's inquiry in the lifting of restrictions on the Parallel Importation of Books to Australia. (PIRs) Now they've geared up for the next stage of submissions, round-table conferences etc before passing it all over to … Continue reading S.O.S. – Australian authors in peril
Many Australian eyes will be on Barack Obama’s Inauguration to the White House on Tuesday the 20th January. But Tuesday marks a far more important date for Australian readers and writers. It’s D-day for submissions to the Australian Government Productivity Commission’s inquiry into the lifting … Continue reading The gloves are off!