Who Will Save The Publishing Industry?
This letter shows how low American publishing has gotten. There’s no mention to free speech or liberty anywhere. As a writer myself, this is scary. Hardly anyone protects the free speech of writers in big publishing. And thus, the only end result is tyranny.
Snowy Fictions supports Senator Josh Hawley in suing Simon & Schuster.
Another day, another publisher treating authors like rubbish. This time it’s Pan Macmillan, who has dropped Australian author Pete Evans due to a poorly thought out cartoon. In the cartoon, there was ‘Nazi imagery.’ Never mind context or Evan’s personal beliefs. All that matters is Evans made the Twitter mobs uncomfortable. And because they are a bunch of babies, a writer lost his book contract.
We are proud to support France.
Naomi Novik, bestselling author of Uprooted, found herself in a pickle on Twitter.
“As someone who studies history, I’m absolutely concerned that my generation loves totalitarianism. The glee some millennials have in burning books, tearing down statues or bullying people is terrifying. Because I’ve seen it before.”