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The Death of the Slush Pile. picking books to print in the internet world.

January 23, 2010 Leave a comment

Life and Style
 
Getting plucked from the slush pile—heaps of manuscripts from hopeful amateur writers—has happened for some: Philip Roth, Anne Frank, Judith Guest, Stephenie Meyer. But now, even as the Web promised to democratize media, slush is more or less dead.
 
By Katherine Rosman  
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Dispatches: Jaipur Literature Festival. WSJ.com Mobile Edition

January 23, 2010 Leave a comment

Asia
 
The world’s literati are descending on Jaipur for the fifth annual Literature Festival. WSJ’s Amol Sharma provides daily reports.
 
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WSJ.com Mobile Edition. Pain of Fame

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Life and Style
 
A new book examines why so may artists,from Marcel Proust to Michael Jackson, have health issues.

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Vengeance Will Be Mine!’ WSJ.com Mobile Edition

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Life and Style
 
New movies unleash fantasies of retribution; getting back at killers, kidnappers and a wife’s paramour.
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