Guest Post: Jacqueline D. Lipton on Images, Law & Writers

By Jacqui Lipton

My recent book, Law and Authors: A Legal Handbook for Writers (University of California Press, 2020), includes a chapter on advice for authors wanting to use photographs and other artwork created by others in their work: their books, blogs, and social media.

When I drafted the chapter, I actually used photographs and images created by others to illustrate the points I was making.

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Guest Post: Crisis Playbook from the Team at Raven Quill Literary Agency

By Jacqui Lipton and the RQLA Team

The pandemic has hit us all in different ways, but one comment that’s been made a lot lately is how nothing much should change for authors because so much of what we do is solitary.

Sure, there are questions about how the pandemic will affect the publishing industry generally, economically and creatively. What kinds of books will be bought in the next year or so?

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