Posts Tagged: creative writing

Telling stories: Studying creative writing

I wrote in the 200th post on Monographer that I would be using this blog more to tell some of the stories behind publishing decisions. Today’s post, then tells the story of our latest publication in our Creative Writing Studies

Telling stories: Studying creative writing

I wrote in the 200th post on Monographer that I would be using this blog more to tell some of the stories behind publishing decisions. Today’s post, then tells the story of our latest publication in our Creative Writing Studies

An experiment in writing: the ambient noise of cafes

I enjoy working in cafés. Favorites include (in Cambridge), West Café and Grads.  Which means that I was interested when research on the effect of ambient noise on  productivity and creativity, published in the Journal of Consumer Research, was discussed and

An experiment in writing: the ambient noise of cafes

I enjoy working in cafés. Favorites include (in Cambridge), West Café and Grads.  Which means that I was interested when research on the effect of ambient noise on  productivity and creativity, published in the Journal of Consumer Research, was discussed and

A creative festival in print form: Philip Gross

Monographer writes: Sometimes in publishing there’s an opportunity to do something both genuinely creative and unique. An example is the forthcoming publication described below, which I’m very much looking forward to publishing. The book: Caves of Making provides a sustained exploration,

A creative festival in print form: Philip Gross

Monographer writes: Sometimes in publishing there’s an opportunity to do something both genuinely creative and unique. An example is the forthcoming publication described below, which I’m very much looking forward to publishing. The book: Caves of Making provides a sustained exploration,

What does a publisher do? Source, procure, and commission (I)

What does a publisher do? is a series of posts designed to answer that question, interpreted not in the sense of “What functions does a publisher seek to fulfil?” but rather “What operations does a publisher (well, this publisher at

What does a publisher do? Source, procure, and commission (I)

What does a publisher do? is a series of posts designed to answer that question, interpreted not in the sense of “What functions does a publisher seek to fulfil?” but rather “What operations does a publisher (well, this publisher at

Learning from other creative industries: (I) beyond the publishing village

When writing, on the occasion of the 100th post, about Monographer’s Blog, I described my long-term aim for the blog as”to convey more forcefully the benefit of placing publishing within the context of the creative economy in general and of

Learning from other creative industries: (I) beyond the publishing village

When writing, on the occasion of the 100th post, about Monographer’s Blog, I described my long-term aim for the blog as”to convey more forcefully the benefit of placing publishing within the context of the creative economy in general and of

Telling the story: creative writing and business models

One of the imprints my company, The Professional and Higher Partnership, publishes is Creative Writing Studies. This brings me into frequent contact with writers of fiction. As a result, I’ve often found myself in conversations concerning the relationship between creativity in (a)

Telling the story: creative writing and business models

One of the imprints my company, The Professional and Higher Partnership, publishes is Creative Writing Studies. This brings me into frequent contact with writers of fiction. As a result, I’ve often found myself in conversations concerning the relationship between creativity in (a)

What does a publisher do? Market, sell, and distribute

What does a publisher do? is a series of posts designed to answer that question, interpreted not in the sense of “What functions does a publisher seek to fulfil?” but rather “What operations does a publisher (well, this publisher at

What does a publisher do? Market, sell, and distribute

What does a publisher do? is a series of posts designed to answer that question, interpreted not in the sense of “What functions does a publisher seek to fulfil?” but rather “What operations does a publisher (well, this publisher at