YPG Bay Area

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YPG Bay Area Holiday Party

YPG Bay Area Holiday Party
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Kick off the holiday season at the YPG Bay Area Holiday Party!   Start the parade of publishing holiday parties off right and join us for drinks and a book exchange on December 4th at 6pm. Who: YPG members What: Enjoy a holiday party and book exchange (bring a gift-wrapped book to give away...
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YPG Bay Area Book-to-Film Club: Gone Girl

YPG Bay Area Book-to-Film Club: Gone Girl
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WHEN: Saturday, October 18th at 12:20PM (arrive 20 minutes early for tickets and snacks) WHERE: UA Berkeley 7 Theater 2274 Shattuck Ave Berkeley, CA 94704 GONE GIRL has taken the book industry by storm. Known primarily as a mid-list mystery author, Gillian Flynn rose to the top of the charts with her third book, a haunting...
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YPG Bay Area “Geeks Out” Over Comics

YPG Bay Area “Geeks Out” Over Comics
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  A big thank you the YPG Bay Area members who were able to join us for the Comics & “Geek” Culture in Publishing Panel at Mission Comics on Thursday, September 4th from 6:30-7:30pm, despite the huge fire in the area only a few hours earlier (​luckily ​no books were harmed). We couldn’t have asked for a...
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YPG Bay Area: Comics & “Geek” Culture in Publishing Panel

Come get your “comic-on” at this informative event where we’ll be discussing the rise of “geek” culture in publishing. Our panel will delve into the world of superhero media, nerdy/quirky presses, graphic novels, and other out-of-the-box publishing passions. Expand your publishing horizons by hearing first-hand what this growing corner of the publishing industry is...
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YPG Bay Area Joins Literary Trivia at Ben & Nick’s

YPG Bay Area Joins Literary Trivia at Ben & Nick’s

Join YPG Bay Area for a night of Literary Trivia at Ben & Nicks Bar and Grill. Network with your publishing peers and show off your pub quiz skills! Please RSVP below. From Pegasus Oakland: “Calling all lit majors, librarians, lovers of language, and literati. Come on out for a fabulous night of...
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YPG Bay Area Hosts Panel on Literary Magazines

YPG Bay Area Hosts Panel on Literary Magazines

Thanks to all YPG Bay Area members who were able to join us at our Literary Magazines on the West Coast panel! It was great to hear about how distribution, design, and submissions work within the literary magazine business. We especially love that our panelists emphasized the importance of being involved in your local...
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YPG Bay Area: Lit Magazine Event

YPG Bay Area: Lit Magazine Event

Ever wanted to know more about the Bay Area's amazing literary magazine scene? Lit magazines are a staple of the publishing world, and especially influence the corporate and creative culture of book publishing here in the Bay Area.
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YPG Bay Area’s Favorite Holiday Party 2013

YPG Bay Area’s Favorite Holiday Party 2013

To kick off the holiday season, we’re throwing a party, and we hope you’ll join us. Bring a book, any book, wrapped in brown paper packaging tied up with strings and join other young publishing professionals in the Bay Area as we celebrate our favorite things on Wednesday, December 4th from 6-8 pm at John...
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YPG Bay Area Field Trip: Dickens Fair

YPG Bay Area Field Trip: Dickens Fair

Join the YPG board members as we take a magical ride to the Cow Palace, transformed into 19th century Victorian England for the annual Dickens Fair
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A Taste of Bay Area Food Publishing

Given San Francisco’s appetite and reputation for quality food, it’s no surprise that we have our fair share of renowned cookbook publishers right here in the Bay Area. At this delicious panel, learn about the food publishing process from start to finish, whether celebrity chefs really write their own cookbooks, if photographers eat the...
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