Posts Tagged ‘ publishing ’

Poetry Connects Us In Troubling Times: Why Poets Write and What We Can Do to Support Them

Poetry Connects Us In Troubling Times: Why Poets Write and What We Can Do to Support Them

Poetry has a pulse, a transformative power. It embodies rather than dictates, prefers to examine instead of observe. It waits to be cracked open and enjoyed. There is little poetry cannot do, no topic it won’t address. It is bold, innovative, insightful. It is raw, truthful, revealing. We need it now, more than ever. The...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Articles | No Comments »

New Year, New Brew! / New Beer, New You!

New Year, New Brew! / New Beer, New You!
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

Trying to think of a New Year’s resolution (that you won’t give up on by January 2nd)? Well we’ve got the perfect one: stop ordering the same old beer! Join us at Peculiar Pub for our second annual New Year’s happy hour as we explore options outside the standard Bud, Coors, and Miller. With...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Happy Hour, Social Events | No Comments »

YPGCares’ Holiday Book Drive and Gift Wrapping Party

YPGCares’ Holiday Book Drive and Gift Wrapping Party
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

In the spirit of giving, YPG Cares is collaborating with the Women’s National Book Association (WNBA) and Family Promise of the Capital Region to host a fun book drive and book-wrapping party on Thursday, December 8th. The Women’s National Book Association was established in 1917 and was founded on the idea that books have...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Community Service, News, Social Events | No Comments »

YPG Tacky Holiday Sweater Party

YPG Tacky Holiday Sweater Party
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

Don we now our worst! Dust off your tackiest, ugliest, most festive holiday sweater (let’s get thrifty) and pay homage to a much-loved tradition with fellow YPGers. In collaboration with the Children’s Book Council, join us for a holly, jolly night of booze and the tackiest displays of winter wear imaginable. Come eat, drink,...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Happy Hour, Social Events | No Comments »

2016 Annual Young to Publishing Group Conference

2016 Annual Young to Publishing Group Conference
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

Mark your calendars, because it’s finally here! The AAP’s Annual Young to Publishing Conference will be on Tuesday, December 6th at Penguin Random House (1745 Broadway). This is YPG’s premier event of the year, and we look forward to seeing all of our young professional members there. Planned topics for the conference include how...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Educational Events, News | No Comments »

YPG Book-to-Film and Happy Hour: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

YPG Book-to-Film and Happy Hour: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

Has your wizarding obsession gotten a little bit riddikulus? We’ve got good news—the magical wizarding world is BACK and we’re switching things up with our Book-to-Film outings! Join us after work on Tuesday, November 29th at Regal Union Square Stadium 14 (850 Broadway) to watch the 7:30 PM showing of J.K. Rowling’s fantastical world...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Social Events, YPG Book to Film | No Comments »

Literary Landmarks: Jefferson Market Library

Literary Landmarks: Jefferson Market Library
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

Literary Landmarks is a series that invites YPGers to visit a place of literary significance in New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, or San Francisco. What combines books, fashion shows, prison, labor union strikes, Gothic architecture, Greenwich Village history, and more? The Jefferson Market Library, of course. Allow me to elaborate. As I approach this...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Articles | No Comments »

On the Hunt for Diverse Voices: What It Means to Have More Latinxs in Publishing

On the Hunt for Diverse Voices: What It Means to Have More Latinxs in Publishing
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

It’s clear the publishing industry is in need of diversity—but how do we accomplish that? On Thursday September 8th Andrea Montejo, founder of the Indent Literary Agency, and Johanna Castillo, Vice President at Simon & Schuster’s Atria imprint, came to together to discuss their career paths, diversity in the workplace and market, and new...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Articles, Educational Events | No Comments »

YPG Agent/Editor Mixer

YPG Agent/Editor Mixer
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

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...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in News, Social Events | No Comments »

Spooktacular YPG Halloween Happy Hour!

Spooktacular YPG Halloween Happy Hour!
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

Summer is at its end, which means Halloween is just around the corner! And you know what else that means? Another legendary happy hour collaboration with the Children’s Book Council! So grab your best children’s book-inspired costume and join us on Wednesday, October 26th from 6:00 – 8:30pm in the spooky downstairs “dungeon” of the...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Happy Hour, Social Events | No Comments »