News and features

The latest SoA news articles, blogs, interviews, notices and opportunities for authors.

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19 March 2023

Winner announced by Nick Imison at the BBC Audio Drama Awards ceremony 

14 March 2023

A ‘propulsive’ novel that powerfully examines region, class and race

28 February 2023

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27 February 2023

Sir Mike Penning MP submits an Early Day Motion and asks our members to write to their own MPs about the tax on audiobooks

24 February 2023

Former Management Committee Chair and lifetime SoA Fellow – 1929-2023

23 February 2023

The SoA’s advisors warn about misleading websites and unsolicited emails

22 February 2023

‘With a powerful charge of optimism and lived experience, it is witty and funny without being flippant, and practical without being dull’

13 February 2023

Celebrating four writers ‘who have set themselves free of publishing conventions’

13 February 2023

The Society of Authors in Scotland urges the First Minister to stop cuts to libraries

10 February 2023

If you missed the 2022 Translation Prizes award ceremony, you can watch the live stream, find out the winners and see photographs from the event at The British Library here