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September 26, 2022

Media Associates International CEO Search

    Bob Reekie’s Legacy Continues After more than two decades of dedicated service as the CEO of Media Associates International (MAI), John Maust is preparing to retire. Media Associates…

September 21, 2022

Marketing Books—Getting the Discussion Going 

    Basics The old proverb is, “You can’t tell a book by its cover.” Book publishers add, “But you can sell a  book by its cover.”  Marketing is positioning…

September 15, 2022

A Unique Survey of Booksellers in 19 African Countries

The Africa Leadership Study research shed light on some of the challenges publishing and book distribution efforts face. Africa Speaks seeks to understand and have objective data that clarifies these…

September 1, 2022

Walking The Talk: Implementing the Africa Leadership Study Findings

  A Rich History and Strong Foundation Africa is a continent with a rich history of centuries of varied cultures, people groups, natural wonders and resources, amazing art, and music.…

August 17, 2022

South Sudanese Christian Publisher named as Anglican Communion Secretary General

The former Bishop of Kajo-Keji in South Sudan, and advisor to the Archbishop of Canterbury on Anglican Communion affairs, the Right Reverend Anthony Poggo, has been appointed Secretary General of…

August 4, 2022

Celebrating the Life and Work of Robert B. Reekie (1930 – 2022)

Robert B. Reekie, founding President of Media Associates International (MAI) and a pioneer in global Christian publishing training, died peacefully on July 18, 2022. He was 92. Bob co-founded MAI…

July 14, 2022

Crisis Publishing Initiative

  The Crisis Publishing Initiative conference held in Chicago from June 26 to 29 was crucial as it took place in the context of the current crisis in Eastern Europe…

April 13, 2022

Journeying With African Christian Scholars and Writers

Angus Crichton is the Global Advocacy Manager for the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (SPCK), a British Christian publisher and mission agency. He is also one of the founding partners…

March 12, 2022

LittWorld 2022, Hungary: Stronger Together, Publishing Hope Beyond Crisis

It’s now down to 44 days before LittWord 2022, the Global Conference of Christian Publishing, which will take place in Siófok, Hungary, on 24 – 29 April 2022. Organised by…

March 10, 2022

Annual Competition Spurs Writers in Uganda

The Annual writers’ competition is becoming a flagship activity of the Quiet Garden Publishing House in Uganda. The first one was held in 2021, and nine manuscripts were received. The…