If you missed this #LitChat you can read a chatscript from our archives here.

Representatives from Authors United, the Authors Guild, the Association of Authors Representatives, the American Booksellers Association, and Amazon have been invited to participate in a Wednesday Special #LitChat. To ensure a friendly and fruitful dialog, the chat will be guest moderated by Judah Freed (@judahfreed), an author and journalist with two decades of experience covering the media industry for national and international trade magazines. Judah is the author of the proposed book, Making Global Sense (globalsense.com).

Resource Media

Authors, ABA to DOJ: Investigate Amazon’s Abuse of Its Dominance in the Book Market, David Groban, ABA Bookweb.org, July 13, 2015

Authors United letter to the DOJ, July 13, 2015

Accusing Amazon of Antitrust Violations, Authors and Booksellers Demand Inquiry, David Streitfeld, New York Times, July 13, 2015

Authors, Booksellers & Agents Call for DoJ to Investigate Amazon, Judith Rosen, Publishers Weekly, July 14, 2015

The Authors United 24-page Position Paper on Amazon’s Book Selling Practices