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Representation Matters Mentorship Program

Representation Matters Mentorship Program
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According to Lee and Low’s 2015 Diversity Baseline Survey, only 21% of publishing staff describe themselves as African-American, Native American/Alaskan Native, Asian, Hispanic, Latino, Middle Eastern, or Multiracial. An industry that contributes to the cultural conversation, and often creates it, should reflect the culture.  An industry that is in service to artists and cultural...
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March YPG BBL: VIDA and Diverse Voices

March YPG BBL: VIDA and Diverse Voices
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What do we mean when we speak of inclusivity in publishing? From We Need Diverse Books to #StandwithGavin to the Women’s March, scores of American citizens are working hard to have their place in society recognized and represented. For young publishing professionals, this meeting is an opportunity to learn how to make our content...
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YPG Diversity Presents: Latinos in Publishing

YPG Diversity Presents: Latinos in Publishing
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People of Hispanic and/or Latino origin are the nation’s largest ethnic and/or racial minority. So why are they traditionally underrepresented in publishing? How is this changing in a time where diversity and inclusion in publishing can no longer be ignored?   Join us for a special and rare YPG panel opportunity, featuring Ray Garcia (Publisher, Celebra/PRH)...
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WNBA Diversity in Publishing Panel

WNBA Diversity in Publishing Panel
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Developing the conversation on issues of diversity and pay equity is crucial for today’s world, especially in the publishing industry, which employs primarily women and publishes books and articles for large, diverse audiences. On this panel, strong and influential voices within the literary world will discuss the necessity of analyzing and documenting the make-up...
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YPG Diversity Presents: A Publishing Potluck Party!

YPG Diversity Presents: A Publishing Potluck Party!
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Did you know that May 21st is World Day for Cultural Diversity? Though this day was originally set up by UNESCO  to encourage a dialogue about issues of diversity awareness in the UN General Assembly, it has grown an annual celebration called Do One Thing (for Diversity and Inclusion). This year, YPG wants to do our part....
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YPG Diversity Hosts Pride Happy Hour

YPG Diversity Hosts Pride Happy Hour

YPG Diversity would like to invite you to come celebrate LGBT Pride Month with YPG’s first ever Pride Happy Hour at Kettle of Fish in June! This circa-1950 Village standard with a literary past offers drinks, games and is right next door to the legendary Stonewall Inn.
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