LitRecapper

LitRecapper: Week One

October 8, 2011 (11) comments
LitReactor's inaugural week was a resounding success! Relive the magic with our first ever weekly recap.
Morgan Spurlock

Attention Writers! Morgan Spurlock Wants To Capitalize On Your Failure.

October 7, 2011 (2) comments
Casting begins for "Failure Club," a documentary style program aimed at helping people overcome their fear and achieve their dreams.
Yet Again, Death Proves A Bestseller, AKA, R.I.P. Steve Jobs

Yet Again, Death Proves A Bestseller: R.I.P. Steve Jobs

News by Dennis Widmyer
October 7, 2011 (2) comments
In the wake of Steve Jobs passing, Simon & Schuster has bumped up the release of his biography from late November to October 24th and already, the book tops Amazon.con's pre-order list. Surprised?
Barnes and Noble Declares Vindictive Corporate War on DC Comics, Shoots Self in

Barnes and Noble Declares Vindictive Corporate War on DC Comics, Shoots Self in Foot

October 7, 2011 (15) comments
Barnes and Noble removes DC comics from their shelves after exclusive 4 month deal with Amazon Kindle Fire deal is brokered. Already three feet under, B&N digs their own grave deeper.
Tomas Transtromer

And The Winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize For Literature Is...

October 6, 2011 (3) comments
Swedish poet Tomas Transtromer wins 2011 Nobel Prize for literature, is more than meets the eye.
Erin Reel Interviews Some of the Team Behind LitReactor

Erin Reel Interviews Some of the Team Behind LitReactor

News by Dennis Widmyer
October 5, 2011 (2) comments
This week, former literary agent, Erin Reel (aka 'The Lit Coach') featured a series of interviews with some key players from the LitReactor team on her amazing blog site.
The Writers Guild of America East joins #OccupyWallSt: The Writers are Coming!

The Writers Guild of America East joins #OccupyWallSt: The Writers are Coming!

October 5, 2011 (10) comments
The Occupy Wall Street Protest: Now with the WGAE and The People's Library (not yet a wrestling move, but there's potential)
Plagarism

Writers Unite To Levy Criminal Charges Against Internet Super Plagiarist

October 5, 2011 (6) comments
Join the fight against literary theft by aiding the prosecution of one of the internet's most egregious offenders.
Michael Moore St. Mark's

Michael Moore Throws His Considerable "Weight" Behind The St. Mark's Rent Concession Campaign

October 4, 2011 (9) comments
Love him or hate him, Michael Moore is doing his part to support Independent book stores and so should you!
Jack Ketchum & Lucky McKee's "The Woman" Contest Giveaway

Jack Ketchum & Lucky McKee's "The Woman" Contest Giveaway

October 4, 2011 (7) comments
Go see Jack Ketchum's newest film adaptation, 'The Woman,' between 10/14-16. Mail him your ticket stub, & get a page from the rough draft of the script, signed by Ketchum & Lucky McKee (director)!