A Star Wars actor, a Booker Prize nominee, and the acclaimed director of one of the 1980s’ iconic black comedies will be among the lead figures appearing at the inaugural Plymouth Festival of Words.
A two-year collaborative research project, exploring the developing relationship between digital technology and literature was formally launched against the iconic backdrop of The Thames.
A time-lapse video showing the three-week process to create a life-size paper tribute marking 400 years since Shakespeare’s death has been released.
An international team is to digitise and give free online access to one of the world’s most important collections of South-Asian language printed books.
The replica of a café frequented by Hollywood’s finest in the 1950s and 60s will be greeting audiences at the 2015 Plymouth International Book Festival.
The texts of two critically acclaimed and very different literary works are being adapted for the digital generation.
Seven international young entrepreneurs have been shortlisted for pioneering digital publishing award. The winner will be announced at the International Book Industry Excellence Awards on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, as part of the London Book Fair.