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

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7 September 2023

‘The Society of Authors Advisory Clinic’ releases the first episode of its second series on Monday 11 September. New season to include contracts, estates, audio drama and more

1 September 2023

In solidarity with striking writers and performers in the US

31 August 2023

Voting is underway for four available seats on the SoA Board

31 August 2023

Nine annual prizes open for submissions

9 August 2023

Author and clinical psychologist Philippa East charts the unique challenges of being an author, and offers psychological tips to help navigate around them

25 July 2023

Sign the letter and join authors calling for consent, credit and compensation

25 July 2023

Survey launched to collect opinions on the future of the role of SoA President

25 July 2023

Entries are now open for two of the BBC Audio Drama Awards – the Imison and Tinniswood – celebrated annually and administered by the Society of Authors

30 June 2023

Thank you for helping us celebrate the 2023 SoA Awards

29 June 2023

Nicola Griffith wins the inaugural ADCI Literary Prize. Jay Gao and Louise Kennedy are among over 30 winners at this year’s SoA Awards