by Jonathan H. Harwell, Georgia Southern University
So the Authors Guild has called out HathiTrust on allegedly not doing due diligence in researching the copyright status of orphan works. InsideHigherEd has the scoop.
And in PBS MediaShift, author Jenny Shank tells us about the challenges and rewards of being responsible for marketing her own books. When an author is taking on social media (like the new Facebook, and the newly open Google Plus), along with readings and signings, who has time to write the next book? Besides, there’s always the new Pandora to help one procrastinate.
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.