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YPG/AAP DISCOUNT: Slice Literary Writers’ Conference

YPG/AAP DISCOUNT: Slice Literary Writers’ Conference
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Slice Literary’s sixth annual writers’ conference will take place on September 10th and 11th at St. Francis College in downtown Brooklyn. Panels and workshops will cover topics from the craft of writing (plotting, revision, short stories, and more) to the business of writing (pitch letters, landing a book deal, and beyond). Top editors, agents, and authors will discuss...
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Recap: YPG June BBL: Books from Beyond

Recap: YPG June BBL: Books from Beyond
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On Thursday, June 23rd, a group of YPG members gathered at AAP Headquarters for June’s Brown Bag Lunch panel, Books from Beyond: Literary Estates and Posthumous Publishing. Moderated by Hannah Campbell, Assistant Editor at Penguin Random House, four panelists from across the industry sat down to discuss how the editorial process changes when an...
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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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Publishing Profile: Caroline Sun, Publicity Director at HarperCollins Children’s Books

Publishing Profile: Caroline Sun, Publicity Director at HarperCollins Children’s Books
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A publicity director at HarperCollins Children’s Books with over a decade of experience in the publishing industry, Caroline Sun has seen her share of highs and lows, new initiatives and impactful children’s books. Today she shares a few memorable lessons from her career with us at YPG, as well as some of the changes...
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The Day-to-Day Life of a Publishing Graduate Student

The Day-to-Day Life of a Publishing Graduate Student
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When you’re deciding whether or not to enroll in a master’s or certification program in publishing, you have to weigh the pros, like networking opportunities and the chance to master print or ebook production software, against the cons—like making a major investment of time and money for a chance at a low-paying entry level...
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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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Dear YPG

Dear YPG
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Are you secretly still not sure about the difference between an ARC and a galley? Do you cringe at the thought of someone asking you what a kit mailing entails? Are you curious about how a sales call actually works, but too afraid to ask? Have no fear—Dear YPG is here! Like your older...
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YPG WRITERS: Need editorial feedback on your novel? Join our workshop!

YPG WRITERS: Need editorial feedback on your novel? Join our workshop!
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                In response to growing interest, we are starting a novel writing workshop! To get started, please fill out a short questionnaire that will be used to match you into small editorial groups. We will form groups of 3-4 people who are working on similar projects and...
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Write-In and Flash Workshop #2 of July

Write-In and Flash Workshop #2 of July
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#YAAS to more fun! Same drill as always: write for an hour with time for sharing, and end with a quick workshop. Interested in being critiqued? Send YPGwriters@gmail.com a 1,000-word sample that you would like feedback on. Date: July 26 2016Event Address: AAP Conference Room, 71 5th Ave, Second Floor Time: 6:15 PM – 8:00 PM...
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