Posts Tagged ‘ publishing ’

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 »

YPG November BBL: Subsidiary Rights 101 Series: Foreign Rights

YPG November BBL: Subsidiary Rights 101 Series: Foreign Rights
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

Have you ever heard the terms “foreign rights” or “literary scout,” and wondered, what’s that? Are you interested in learning more about major book festivals in places like Frankfurt, London, Beijing, and Bologna? Do you have what it takes to be considered for professional foreign exchange programs like the Frankfurt Fellows? Oh yeah? Then...
Read more »

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

YPG October BBL: The Art of a Good Book Comics and Graphic Novels in Publishing

YPG October BBL: The Art of a Good Book Comics and Graphic Novels in Publishing
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

Graphic novels have proven that they’re more than just a trend—they are a thriving part of the book publishing industry that is here to stay.  While comics have been a huge part of pop culture for nearly a century, they’ve often been separate from the literary world. Now, graphic novels are celebrated by major book...
Read more »

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

YPG/AAP DISCOUNT: Slice Literary Writers’ Conference

YPG/AAP DISCOUNT: Slice Literary Writers’ Conference
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

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...
Read more »

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

Recap: YPG June BBL: Books from Beyond

Recap: YPG June BBL: Books from Beyond
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

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...
Read more »

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

YPG Diversity Presents: Latinos in Publishing

YPG Diversity Presents: Latinos in Publishing
Cincopa video hosting solution for your website. Another great product from Cincopa Send Files.

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)...
Read more »

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