The president of the American Library Association, Maureen Sullivan, responds to an Op-Ed article by Scott Turow.
We take issue with Scott Turow’s April 8 Op-Ed article, “The Slow Death of the American Author.”
First, librarians love authors. Our business is knowledge-building and imagination, and writers form the backbone of our nonprofit exercise in supporting and promoting lifelong learning....
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