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YPG Digital: What a Girl Wants (are Newsletters)

YPG Digital: What a Girl Wants (are Newsletters)
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What a time to be alive: Full House is back and Gilmore Girls is making a return. Ladies are wearing chokers and mom jeans like it’s 1999. And email newsletters are seeing a resurgence in popularity. Newsletters abound in the book and publishing world. You read them every morning, tweet out their content from...
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YPG Agent/Editor Mixer

YPG Agent/Editor Mixer
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Calling all agents and editors! Whether you’re looking to make your first acquisition or sale, or moving on to your fifth, you won’t want to miss this editor/agent networking happy hour! Join us and our colleagues from the Association of Authors’ Representatives on Wednesday, November 2nd from 6:00-8:00pm at the Green Room at The...
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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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YPG Cares Back-to-School Happy Hour

YPG Cares Back-to-School Happy Hour
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  Summer Fridays may be over, but we’ve got Fall in our sights. With kids heading back to school and fewer tourists on the streets, we’re celebrating with drinks and arcade games at our annual happy hour! Join us for our Back-to-School Happy Hour at Barcade (148 W 24th St, New York, NY 10011)...
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Recap: YPG Cares Mid-Summer Happy Hour

Recap: YPG Cares Mid-Summer Happy Hour
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Turns out free pizza and cheap beer get a lot of people out on a Wednesday night! Around 60 people came to our happy hour for 826NYC on July 20th. We collected 92 books for their new Harlem location and their staff was impressed by the quality of books our YPGers selected. YPG is excited...
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YPG’s Third Annual Town Hall: How to Navigate a Career Transition

YPG’s Third Annual Town Hall: How to Navigate a Career Transition
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You finally got your foot in the door and landed that publishing gig. But what happens when you think you entered the wrong room? Maybe you dreamed of pitching author events, but can’t see beyond your submissions pile. Or you like adult trade, but still secretly long for the children’s book world. It can be difficult...
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YPG June BBL: Books from Beyond: Literary Estates and Posthumous Publishing

YPG June BBL: Books from Beyond: Literary Estates and Posthumous Publishing
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Authors and publishers often develop close relationships as they work together to create, edit, promote, and sell a book. But how does that  dynamic change when the author is, in fact, dead? In this BBL, we’ll talk about how publishers maintain the literary legacies of authors who are no longer living. You’ll hear from...
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Meet Manuscript Wish List

Meet Manuscript Wish List
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Attention all YPG editors! If you’ve attended one of our semiannual agent/editor mixers, this post may sound familiar to you. Here’s Jessica Sinsheimer, Associate Agent at the Sarah Jane Freymann Literary Agency, to introduce her latest project: Manuscript Wish List. I’ve been attending YPG mixers for years—they were my introduction into the world of publishing...
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YPG Discount: May BIGNY Meeting: Faith-Based Publishing

YPG Discount: May BIGNY Meeting: Faith-Based Publishing
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In an age when participation in organized religion and even the nurturing of personal spirituality seems to be waning, many will be surprised to learn that this may not be the case. In the Book Industry Guild of New York’s May meeting, Faith-Based Publishing, four speakers from very different houses and imprints will discuss...
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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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