Jun 30, 2020
“enterprise and originality” [COPP]
When Steve and Sharon Emecz founded MX Publishing, it had a very
different purpose than it does today. And while most Sherlockians
know the outfit for its many pastiches (particularly through
Collection edited by David Marcum), there's much more
going on here than one might realize.
Steve Emecz joined us to talk about what drives him and how MX
has grown to become a wide-ranging publisher with over 400 books
and 150 authors under its imprint. Not to mention how they support
a number of charitable causes such as Stepping Stones School at
Undershaw, Happy Life Children's Home in Nairobi, the American
Cancer Society, and the World Food Programme, and how it's possible
that a publisher can be carbon-positive.
There's definitely more than meets the eye with MX
Once again, our popular Canonical
quiz is back, and we reveal the secret behind
the origin of these short stanzas. The prize for this edition is a
book from MX Publishing. Answers are due by 11:59 pm EDT on
July 14, 2020.
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