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Leila Sackur Dispatches from the Intern’s Desk Spotlight

Leila Sackur graduated in History from the University of Cambridge where she was involved in the student press and politics. She is interested in everyday life, gentrification and urban space,  and is looking to start […]

Saqi bookblast 10x10 tour
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Aliyah Holder, Nafeesa Hamid 10×10 Tour BookBlast Waterstones Birmingham

At Waterstones Birmingham, the eighth talk of the BookBlast® 10×10 tour, a nationwide celebration of independent publishing, features Saqi Books. Founded in 1983 in London, Saqi Books is an independent publishing house of quality general […]

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Interview

Elizabeth Briggs Saqi Books Interview

Book Blast interview with Elizabeth Briggs, editorial & marketing director at Saqi Books Elizabeth Briggs, where were you born, and where did you grow up? Worcester, where I lived until I left for university in […]

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Interview
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Qaisra Sharaz, Peter Kalu 10×10 Tour BookBlast Waterstones Bristol

At Waterstones Bristol, the seventh talk of the BookBlast® 10×10 tour, Rosemarie Hudson, founder of HopeRoad Publishing, will be in conversation with Qaisra Shahraz and Peter Kalu. HopeRoad promotes inclusive literature with a focus on […]

Galley Beggar Pres 10x10 Tour BookBlast
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Alex Pheby, Paul Stanbridge, Paul Ewen 10×10 Tour BookBlast Waterstones Norwich

At Waterstones Norwich on Thurs 11 Oct  Sam Jordison will lead a discussion with authors Alex Pheby, Paul Stanbridge, Paul Ewen, with as its theme: All Hail the New Modernists! Experimentalism & Contemporary Literature  Book […]

Peirene Press bookblast 10x10 tour
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Jamie Bulloch, Nashwa Gowanloch 10×10 Tour BookBlast Waterstones Brighton

At Waterstones Brighton, the fifth talk of the 10×10 BookBlast Waterstones Tour, a nationwide celebration of independent publishing, Peirene Press which focuses on European & World Literature, much of it in translation, will be featured. […]

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Translator Interviews

Christina Pribićević-Zorić Translator Interview

BookBlast interviews translator Christina Pribićević-Zorić Christina Pribićević-Zorić, tell us a little bit about yourself I am from New York. My mother was Irish and my father was from the former Yugoslavia so I had a […]

Comma Press BookBlast Diary 10x10 tour
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C D Rose, Ian Duhig 10×10 Tour BookBlast Waterstones Leeds

At Waterstones Leeds, the third talk of the 10×10 BookBlast Waterstones Tour, a nationwide celebration of independent publishing, Comma Press, based in Manchester, is featured. Their “Reading the City” series of collected writings takes the […]